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Old Jun 16, 2009, 4:20 PM   #1
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Default Wildflowers

Some flowers I have shot recently in loxahatchee.

1 - Looks Like Hibiscus Growing Wild
2 - No ID, tiny flower about 1/4" (6 cm)
3 - Swamp Lily
4 - Railroad Vine?
5 - Wild Marsh Mallow

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Old Jun 17, 2009, 2:26 AM   #2
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Very nice.


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Old Jun 17, 2009, 7:38 AM   #3
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Your Florida flowers are far different from ours - sorry I can't help with identification. But I do agree these are lovely - fine attention to colors and composition. The 2nd and last look a bit soft on my monitor, but it may just be my eyes!
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Old Jun 17, 2009, 5:19 PM   #4
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Can't help with #2 (maybe another mallow of some sort? Mallows have that 5-fold symmetry). I do remember #4, the Railroad Vine - it is an Ipomea, also known as a Beach Morning Glory.
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Pretty colors and interesting flowers.

I'm probably wrong. But, the second one looks like some sort of ice plant to me. Or, maybe chickens and hens.

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