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Identify plant please

Postby ymfoster » Tue Oct 15, 2013 6:38 pm

Could someone please identify this strappy grasslike plant with small blue flowers, :)

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Re: Identify plant please

Postby chocolate » Tue Oct 15, 2013 7:17 pm

Dianella...native flax.
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Re: Identify plant please

Postby ymfoster » Tue Oct 15, 2013 7:30 pm

Hi Chocolate, :D

Thanks for your reply,

it looks similar to Dianella, but the petals don't retract like Dianella,

Thanks again, Yvonne :D
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Re: Identify plant please

Postby Woko » Tue Oct 15, 2013 8:26 pm

I'm not convinced it's Dianella either.
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Re: Identify plant please

Postby oz koala » Tue Oct 15, 2013 9:20 pm

Aristea?
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Re: Identify plant please

Postby ymfoster » Wed Oct 16, 2013 6:53 am

Hi Oz Koala, :D

Yes that looks to be it!, we have lots of African plants that do well here,

Thanks so much for solving my mystery, (Y)

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