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Just love this plant

Posted by dinajean 7 (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 18, 07 at 16:52

Just wanted to show off this plant. LOVE IT. Purple Heart Plant.

Here is a link that might be useful: purple heart


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Oooohhh, how pretty! Purple is my favorite color!!!


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I know this is an older post but I love that plant too. In Tennessee Nurseries It's called Purple Queen. I have to take mine inside in the winter but it roots in water in 3 days so I have plenty to put out the next year.

I brought a piece from my Dad's house in B'ham Al when he died in 1989 and have kept it going ever since. It's one plant I'd never be without!


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We call that Moses in a Basket because of the way the tiny flower looks nesting in the leaf.


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just the other day i was chuckling with my neighbor as to how i love just about every plant that i see here because i have not seen them in India and how the plants that I find common place (in India) get ooh aaaahs here. :-)

this one is literally considered a weed - more of a succulent weed- in India. I wouldn't mind growing it for its color and easy maintainance, but would abstain only coz the look I would get if my mom discovered it in my lawn.


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Setcresia "purple heart", "moses in a boat"


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