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Saw this at the park - what is it?

This is a discussion on Saw this at the park - what is it? within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; I think it neat that the Belgian name for it is little purse, as I ...

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    I think it neat that the Belgian name for it is little purse, as I have heard it called a 'pocket purse' plant here in central Iowa.

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    Quote Originally Posted by muis01 View Post
    Hi Richard,
    As I know you are Dutch, here in Belgium we call it "portemonneetje" (for the English speaking people the translation is 'little purse') because of its shape.
    You can find it in garden centers quite often, but I don't know how to take care for it.

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    I too have heard of them as being refered to as "purse" flowers


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