pink mystery flower

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Date Photo Taken: 07/16/2014
Location: Carson City Nevada
Posted By: donasp

Notes:

After stream over flowed banks this flower showed up in layer of sandy soil left behind.

COMMENTS

  1. whatweed Green Thumb says:

    Phlox

    July 17th, 2014 at 12:00 pm
  2. hunter52 Leaf Lover says:

    Looks like moss phlox but not sure?

    July 20th, 2014 at 4:04 pm
  3. stone Flower Fanatic says:

    Looks like soapwort.
    (saponaria officinalis)

    July 21st, 2014 at 9:35 am
  4. jake12121212 Flower Fanatic says:

    Looks like “Bouncing Bet”
    which is
    (Saponaria officinalis)
    aka: common soapwort, crow soap, wild sweet William, and soapweed.
    Thank God someone came up with the scientific names.
    A lathery liquid that has the ability to dissolve fats or grease can be made by boiling the leaves or roots in water.

    August 10th, 2014 at 12:50 am

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