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Red Cestrum (cestrum elegans strybing ruby): 6 to 10 feet, open habit with oval leaves, and clusters of red flowers.

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Red Cestrum (cestrum elegans strybing ruby): 6 to 10 feet, open habit with oval leaves, and clusters of red flowers.

Bougainvillea (bougainvillea hybrid): A South American native, it does not tolerate much frost but is a fast-growing, vigorous plant that needs a sturdy support such as a wall or fence. It needs full sun and moderate water. Bougainvillea blooms best in nutritionally poor soils. The true flowers are the small white ones in the center of the colorful bracts. Be careful of the thorns!

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Bougainvillea (bougainvillea hybrid): A South American native, it does not tolerate much frost but is a fast-growing, vigorous plant that needs a sturdy support such as a wall or fence. It needs full sun and moderate water. Bougainvillea blooms best in nutritionally poor soils. The true flowers are the small white ones in the center of the colorful bracts. Be careful of the thorns!

Cyclamen (cyclamen species): Your plant is a Cyclamen.  Some species are hardy outdoors, but if this is a greenhouse-grown florist cyclamen, it will be a house plant for you.  The plant will go dormant after blooms are spent but will return again year after year.  Give it bright light and water when the soil feels dry down to the first knuckle.  A cool spot is best. Keep barely moist during dormancy period. Do not allow plant to sit in water as this may lead to root rot.

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Cyclamen (cyclamen species): Your plant is a Cyclamen. Some species are hardy outdoors, but if this is a greenhouse-grown florist cyclamen, it will be a house plant for you. The plant will go dormant after blooms are spent but will return again year after year. Give it bright light and water when the soil feels dry down to the first knuckle. A cool spot is best. Keep barely moist during dormancy period. Do not allow plant to sit in water as this may lead to root rot.

Cyclamen (cyclamen species): Your plant belongs to the Cyclamen genus of which there are many species and hybrids. A native of Europe, the Mediterranean region and Asia, these plants are prized for their flowers and attractive clumps of green or variegated foliage. Depending on the cultivar, the flowers look like shooting stars or butterflies and come in hues of pink, red, magenta, white or bi-colors. In your area does best in partial shade or filtered light. Water when the top of the soil…

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Cyclamen (cyclamen species): Your plant belongs to the Cyclamen genus of which there are many species and hybrids. A native of Europe, the Mediterranean region and Asia, these plants are prized for their flowers and attractive clumps of green or variegated foliage. Depending on the cultivar, the flowers look like shooting stars or butterflies and come in hues of pink, red, magenta, white or bi-colors. In your area does best in partial shade or filtered light. Water when the top of the soil…

Purple Aster (symphyotrichum oblongifolius): Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to the garden in late summer and autumn when many of your other summer blooms may be fading.  The plant's height ranges from 8 inches to 8 feet, depending on the type. You can find an aster for almost any garden and they have many uses, such as in borders, rock gardens, or wildflower gardens. Asters also attract butterflies to your garden!

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Purple Aster (symphyotrichum oblongifolius): Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to the garden in late summer and autumn when many of your other summer blooms may be fading. The plant's height ranges from 8 inches to 8 feet, depending on the type. You can find an aster for almost any garden and they have many uses, such as in borders, rock gardens, or wildflower gardens. Asters also attract butterflies to your garden!

Canterbury Bells (campanula medium): Your lovely flowering plant is likely a biennial known as Canterbury bells belonging to the Campanula genus. As a plant, it forms a rosette the first year and flowering the second, this grows to about 30 in. tall and produces large nodding bell-shaped flowers mostly in the purple, blue, pink, cream or white hues. It thrives in full sun or partial shade with regular water and feed with a slow release or organic fertilizer formulated for blooming plants…

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Canterbury Bells (campanula medium): Your lovely flowering plant is likely a biennial known as Canterbury bells belonging to the Campanula genus. As a plant, it forms a rosette the first year and flowering the second, this grows to about 30 in. tall and produces large nodding bell-shaped flowers mostly in the purple, blue, pink, cream or white hues. It thrives in full sun or partial shade with regular water and feed with a slow release or organic fertilizer formulated for blooming plants…

Splitleaf Philodendron (monstera deliciosa): Grown as a house plant most places, this survives outside in areas that are virtually frost free. In the wild, this epiphyte can grow 65 feet tall. Indoors provide bright, indirect light, regular water and feed with a slow-release fertilizer or organic food formulated for container houseplants. Do not allow plant to sit in water as this may lead to root rot. Give it something to lean against or brace itself on for the best display in a pot. It has…

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Splitleaf Philodendron (monstera deliciosa): Grown as a house plant most places, this survives outside in areas that are virtually frost free. In the wild, this epiphyte can grow 65 feet tall. Indoors provide bright, indirect light, regular water and feed with a slow-release fertilizer or organic food formulated for container houseplants. Do not allow plant to sit in water as this may lead to root rot. Give it something to lean against or brace itself on for the best display in a pot. It has…

Red Cestrum (cestrum elegans strybing ruby): 6 to 10 feet, open habit with oval leaves, and clusters of red flowers.

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Red Cestrum (cestrum elegans strybing ruby): 6 to 10 feet, open habit with oval leaves, and clusters of red flowers.

Peace Lily (spathiphyllum): Your plant is a peace lily, a lovely flowering genus because of its white flowers (actually spathes; the true flowers are the small spikes in the centers) and lush green foliage.  Does best in bright, indirect light indoors or shade outdoors, not in full sunlight, regular water and feed with a slow-release or organic fertilizer formulated for blooming plants. Make sure the soil drains well.

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Peace Lily (spathiphyllum): Your plant is a peace lily, a lovely flowering genus because of its white flowers (actually spathes; the true flowers are the small spikes in the centers) and lush green foliage. Does best in bright, indirect light indoors or shade outdoors, not in full sunlight, regular water and feed with a slow-release or organic fertilizer formulated for blooming plants. Make sure the soil drains well.