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Aruba Nights Island Guide
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    Flower/Plant Question

    Does anyone know what this plant is? Its from Aruba.
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    It could be a species of Celosia, also called cockscomb in the US. It's hard to tell from this picture, are the flower heads sort of velvety? If so, it's probably cockscomb.
    Another picture: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:CelosiaCristata.jpg
    Celosias are tropical and would grow well in Aruba. They are grown in the summer as annuals in temperate climates.
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