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dancing dolphin

Posted by linda_leaf 10 FL (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 28, 12 at 15:58

This plant is a dancing dolphin. I didn't get a good angle, but it does look like a dolphin!
Linda Leaf


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Linda, that looks like a Columnea plant - very nice. Where did you find yours? I'd love to have one!


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RE: dancing dolphin

Yes, Kay, it is a columnea. I found it at a local plant festival. This plant has been blooming non stop for 6 months. The other dancing dolphin I had only bloomed once in the Spring. I have another that has shiny leaves and orange flowers but they never open to the dolphin shape like this one. I love fun, interesting plants!
Linda Leaf


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very neat,love the color!


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  • Posted by tomncath St.Pete-Z10A-Heat 10 (My Page) on
    Sun, Jul 29, 12 at 8:59

Beautiful, does the flower have much nectar? Is it attractive to insects and hummers?

Tom


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  • Posted by annafl z9b/10a Sarasota (My Page) on
    Sun, Jul 29, 12 at 13:04

Cute, Linda. I love seeing the fine hairs.

Anna


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