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What is this called?


By Meanie

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom Gb

Bought it at a car boot & neither of us can remember what it is called




it begins with t I think, tolemna or toremelia or some such. some one else will give you the correct name. my memory is going.....

30 Aug, 2009


I think the name is Torenia

30 Aug, 2009


that sounds more like it Poaannua. i was nearly there.

30 Aug, 2009


Yes that's definitely Torenia.

30 Aug, 2009


I grew some of it this year but found it very disappointing. Possibly it could have done with a fraction more sun than I gave it, as I grew it in semi shade.

30 Aug, 2009


Its very beautiful Meanie

31 Aug, 2009


What a gorgeous blue - other pics I've seen of this have been more violet. Shame its only an annual

31 Aug, 2009


My camera is messing about a bit - it is a bit more violet than it looks!!

31 Aug, 2009

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