Irish Gardeners Forum Home
 FAQFAQ   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 
Custom Search
   
Weather Report /
Moon Phase for Ireland

Post new topic   Reply to topic    Irish Gardeners Forum Home -> Garden Photo gallery & Plant Identification area

Can identify this purple flower please


 
Most Recent Posts Veg in Modules
Last post: Sue Deacon
Sticky: How can we improve the Irish gardeners forum?
Last post: tagwex
Plant Id
Last post: Greengage
aquatic invasive or not?
Last post: Greengage
 
Visit TheGardenShop.ie
Author Message
cogibear1
Rank attained: Hazel Tree
Rank attained: Hazel Tree


Joined: 21 Jul 2014
Posts: 1

PostPosted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 9:15 am    Post subject: Can identify this purple flower please Reply with quote

This purple flower appeared in my garden, it looks very pretty but its growing at the base of a rose, which appears to be suffering. Anyone know what it is and should I remove it? Its very tall, if you scroll down to the bottom you can see the type of leaves.
Thanks



DSC_1576 1.JPG
 Description:
 Filesize:  545.14 KB
 Viewed:  1247 Time(s)

DSC_1576 1.JPG


Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Silver surfer
Rank attained: Native hedgerow keeper


Joined: 25 Feb 2010
Posts: 518
Location: PERTHSHIRE. SCOTLAND. U.K.

PostPosted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Welcome to the forums!
Linaria purpurea...also comes in pink and white.

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Linaria+purpurea.&rls=com.microsoft:en-US&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=dQHQU53_HOSe7AaU9YHgCw&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1670&bih=764
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Irish Gardeners Forum Home -> Garden Photo gallery & Plant Identification area All times are GMT
Page 1 of 1

 

Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You can attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group

Privacy Policy | Copyright © 2006 - 2017 IrishGardeners.com (part of GardenPlansIreland.com)