Large, red stemmed and leaved unknown plant

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Date Photo Taken: 08/24/2013
Location: Louisville, KY
Posted By: somecallmesarah


This plant is currently about 2 1/2 ft tall. Has long narrow leaves and I have no idea what it is. Can anyone help?


  1. spatialdrift Flower Fanatic says:


    August 27th, 2013 at 4:31 pm
  2. gutengap Apprentice says:

    Is it Persian Shield, maybe?

    August 27th, 2013 at 8:36 pm
  3. Sweet tea Unregistered says:

    I have seen this, is it

    August 28th, 2013 at 10:47 am
  4. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    yes – amaranth

    August 29th, 2013 at 1:05 pm
  5. Georgiakat Unregistered says:

    It looks just like my Celosia spicata ‘Flamingo Purple Feathers’. It’s an annual that reseeds itself generously.

    September 12th, 2013 at 1:10 pm

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