Love 1 and Hate the other

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Date Photo Taken: 09/14/2013
Location: Athens, GA
Posted By: rosmith2013


Hey Walter!!We just moved into our very first home and I am LOVING digging and planting in my very own yard!! How gorgeous is it this flower? I know it’s some kind of lily, but not sure what kind. It’s Sept, and it’s all bunched up in one spot – can I separate now and give to some friends or share it’s beauty with our hospital garden where I work. This other is driving me crazy and keeps coming back – winding itself all over and thru my bushes. HELP! Thanks so much for your time!


  1. parityanimal Flower Fanatic says:

    The second one is a cypress vine. They don’t root very deeply and should be relatively easy to yank out where you don’t want them.

    September 16th, 2013 at 6:18 pm
  2. Rosmith Unregistered says:

    Yes – I continuosly clear them out by pulling on them and it does yank out pretty easily, LOTS of them!!! but it keeps coming back!! This is in my front yard, and want it gone! Auh!!!!

    September 16th, 2013 at 7:57 pm
  3. sunnysue2009 Flower Fanatic says:

    Looks like an old fashioned amaryllis. Here’s a pic so you can see. It also looks like there’s some blue stokes daisy growing along the edge of the sidewalk.

    September 16th, 2013 at 8:11 pm
  4. parityanimal Flower Fanatic says:

    Well, to get rid of the cypress vine, you might try looking at this page and following the suggestions.:

    September 17th, 2013 at 10:42 am

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