Pretty unknown plant

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Date Photo Taken: 07-15-2011
Location: White Plains, Alabama
Posted By: mhoneycutt


This just sprang up and I decided to let it grow and it turned out to be really pretty, but I have no clue what it is. I live in white plains alabama in the central part of the state. This plant is only about 1 month old.


  1. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Spider flower! Mom had bunches of ’em when I was kid. A summer favorite.

    July 23rd, 2011 at 2:44 pm
  2. Southern Garden Coach Flower Fanatic says:

    This is a Cleome, or Spider Flower. Read more about it here:

    July 23rd, 2011 at 2:51 pm
  3. Diane from Woodstock Unregistered says:

    Thanks for telling me the true name. I’ve always heard it called “Cats Whiskers”. There are many of these plants around where I work–a vet’s office. Pretty appropriate.

    July 28th, 2011 at 10:27 pm

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