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Details:
  • Date Photo Taken

    06 / 04 / 2015

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Midwest

  • City

    Mukwonago

  • State

    Wisconsin

  • Posted by

    scwtbridget

Notes:

Blooms in May/June. 3 feet tall. Gets 6 hours of sun. Perennial in zone 4. Almost orchid looking flower, pale lavender with darker purple stripes. Leaves are smooth edged, pointed, opposite each other.

Comments

  • Laura Unregistered says:

    This might be gas plant (Dictamnus albus). An unique plant that you can light it on fire while in bloom with out harming the plant. The plant’s volatile oil can cause rash on the affected skin if exposed to sunlight after contact (Photodermatitis). https://youtu.be/c8yDWkwu5aI

    June 10th, 2015 at 11:41am

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