By Robyn Fed from Tri-Cities, TN
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Thank you for all the comments. :)
Here is where I identified them:
http://www.easttennesseewildflowers ... mp;id=Asiatic_Dayflower_close_up0001
They are amazing because they have qualities that help detoxify the ground from lead and copper, etc. They bio-accumulate.
I just like them for their beauty. I have a fondness for wildflowers that grow like this one does, I have Morning Glories, they will take over worse than these will. Some consider these Asiatic Dayflowers to be noxious, and consider them weeds. I do not, I am so grateful to have them blooming in my yard. I do keep the animals away from them though.
If you want more information look on the net with its official latin name as keyword : commelina communis from the very large commelina family.
I thought these were deadly nightshade. I do think they are pretty, but berries are extremely toxic. I also pull them and pull them and they are invasive. A few is okay and I warn my kids the berries are bad, but they are older.
Once you have these you cannot get rid of them. They come up everywhere. I pull and pull every year and cannot get rid of them. So beware before you plant, they are very invasive. I didn't plant mine, they came from seed from my neighbors plants.
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