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Date Photo Taken: May 3, 2012
Location: Montpelier, Virginia
Posted By: pete152


This plant was seen in James Madison’s garden at Montpelier. It is a green feathery plant with sturdy stalks. It appears to be a perennial about 3 feet tall covering an area of 6-7 square feet.


  1. sunnysue2009 Flower Fanatic says:

    Older asparagus? or

    May 14th, 2012 at 5:31 pm
  2. angelita ritz Unregistered says:

    May be fennel.

    May 24th, 2012 at 9:09 am
  3. Amy Unregistered says:

    Looks like Bronze fennel

    June 1st, 2012 at 2:48 pm
  4. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    I agree! Bronze fennel it is!

    June 29th, 2012 at 5:11 pm

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