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butters30June 16, 2014

Hi this is growing in my greenhouse its the second year it has done it, it dies back completely then appears again the photo looks purple but the flowers are deep red

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floral_uk z.8/9 SW UK

Scrophularia species. It would be useful to have a picture of the foliage and a scale.

When you say it is growing in your greenhouse do you mean you planted it or it grew by itself? If the latter it could be the native Scrophularia nodosa. Figwort.

    Bookmark   June 16, 2014 at 1:46PM
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butters30

Thank you! it's def figwort! your a star, we didn't plant it, it just appeared there is no other plants around either it has grown to nearly 5 foots

    Bookmark   June 16, 2014 at 3:17PM
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