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Shade plant id... small blue flower

Posted by worm_ct NW CT USA (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 5, 13 at 19:54

the plant is grass-like, the leaves don't really look like Tradescantia

I really have no clue

thanks in advance!!

Here is a link that might be useful: closeup of flower


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RE: Shade plant id... small blue flower

Looks like dayflower. Check the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Dayflower images


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RE: Shade plant id... small blue flower

Asiatic Dayflower. Its a shame they are so aggressive and invasive, because the flowers are the prettiest blue. They are a somewhat distant relative of the spiderworts.


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RE: Shade plant id... small blue flower

Commelina, or dayflower. They are a trap for flea beetles in my garden and look terrible about mid-summer. And reseed everywhere. Pretty easy to pull out though.

Sandy


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