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Can anyone ID this plant/flower

This is a discussion on Can anyone ID this plant/flower within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; Would appreciate help to ID the attached plant/flower. My wife planted it this spring and ...

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    JRLowey is offline Junior Member
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    Smile Can anyone ID this plant/flower

    Would appreciate help to ID the attached plant/flower. My wife planted it this spring and can't remember its name.

    TIA

    Jim
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    Oh yeah, I grew those awhile back..Cosmos. Very nice sized one too...

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    Thank-you very much, we appreciate your help !!!

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    It is a great annual that will self seed here in Pennsylvania and comes in many colors and forms. Makes a great cut-flower.

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    Cute & large Cosmos plant.

    Cheers,
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    I like the fact that plants beyond orchids can be asked about. This is a very friendly society.

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    Nice pink! if you look around, you can find a brown chocolate smelling cosmos hybrid, "seashells" cosmos, and orange hybrids.

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