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I need to identify a dusk/night blooming flower

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The plant is about 40 cm tall, with bright green leaves all the way up the stem. The flowers are trumpet shaped and range from deep pink and yellow to a pale bluey pink. They open when the sun has gone and are still open early in the morning. When the sun comes out they close, then open again in the evening.



Culd it be Mirabilis jalapa....could you put a picture up?...:>)

22 Sep, 2009


Absolutely spot on - many, many thanks.

22 Sep, 2009


Oh...I cant believe i got it right......:>)

22 Sep, 2009


lol, Motinot, no reason why you shouldn't ;-))

22 Sep, 2009


Common name Nicki is 4 oclock plant for the time of day they open. Some of the paler varieties have a fabulous scent.....:o)

22 Sep, 2009

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