What is this?

bowdoin514911(7b)October 14, 2013

A couple of weeks ago, a neighbor gave me a clipping of this...it is growing well outside in full sun in a pot. It looks so familiar, but the name escapes me. It had no flowers when I got it. I know I have seen it in stores before, but can't think of the name. Can someone help me? I live in South Carolina. Thank you in advance!
Emma

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topsiebeezelbub(z7 Al)

Looks like a perennial verbena.

    Bookmark   October 14, 2013 at 12:04PM
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bowdoin514911(7b)

Thank you topsiebeezelbub...I do think you are right!

    Bookmark   October 14, 2013 at 12:41PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL(8B AL)

Love your clover in the background at the bottom! A bulb Oxalis?

    Bookmark   October 16, 2013 at 12:09PM
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jeff_al

the oxalis appears to be that same as one that i grow - oxalis deppei, the iron cross oxalis. it returns each year and has a pink flower. gets taller than other types in my garden and normally is later to appear.

    Bookmark   October 18, 2013 at 2:08PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL(8B AL)

I think that's the stuff I tried to transplant from DH's Mom's yard but it didn't make it. Those leaves are amazing! Must try again in the spring. TY for the info.

    Bookmark   October 21, 2013 at 5:44PM
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