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what are these?

Posted by ginnier (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 21, 14 at 22:17

go here and look the 2nd pic with all those tall blue flowers. What are they? I want some. LOL

http://lindacochran.blogspot.com/2013/06/more-front-border-glory.html

I'm in IL, I wonder if I could keep them alive...........sigh.......


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RE: what are these?

The spiky blue flowers in pic #3? Echium vulgare (she lists the name is under the picture btw ;-)

It should be hardy in your zone. It is also likely to be invasive: noxious weed
CMK


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RE: what are these?

Annie has some nice Echium in her catalog. They do very well along the California coast, not to sure in your climate. Al


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RE: what are these?

Yes, Linda should know better as well - Echium vulgare is a noxious weed in WA state.


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