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Offline Ian

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ID Please
« on: September 06, 2013, 11:43:06 AM »
Hello,
Can anyone identify the plant in the attached picture?

thanks,

Ian

Offline Rena

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Re: ID Please
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2013, 13:16:34 PM »
I don't know this plant but it looks like  Ixora? 

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Offline Craig Gibbon

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« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2013, 16:49:16 PM »
Hi Ian,

This is Clerodendrum splendens.

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Re: ID Please
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2013, 16:49:16 PM »
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« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2013, 18:50:42 PM »
Nice Craig - I don't know this one.

BTW what is the flower on your flickr page left from your name?
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« Reply #4 on: September 07, 2013, 10:44:14 AM »
Hi Rena,

That is one of our magnificent indigenous orchids called Eulophia horsfallii. It grows in  Swamp forests and wet marshy area's.

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« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2013, 11:12:29 AM »
Hi Craig - it certainly is a beauty.
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Re: ID Please
« Reply #6 on: September 07, 2013, 15:37:03 PM »
Hi Craig,

Thank you. A few people have commented as they pass (it is growing just outside out wall) but nobody seemed to know what it is.

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Ian