Monster Take Over Plant

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Date Photo Taken: 06/09/2014
Location: Spring Branch, TX
Posted By: petersnow123

Notes:

I wanted to add this photo to show size of the leafs. This is already in discussion under Monster take over

COMMENTS

  1. stone Flower Fanatic says:

    Much nicer picture, thank you!
    It’s still croton, and still desirable…

    There are seed catalogs that offer croton seed by the hundredweight…

    Check this post…
    http://npsot.org/wp/boerne/publications/native-grown-articles/in-the-hill-country-or-blackland-prairie-its-still-prairie-tea/

    There’s a picture on the post that might be the plant you have….

    Threeseed croton (Croton lindheimerianus) seems a likely candidate.

    I transplanted some croton to my garden a few years ago, and I’ve been using it as a nutrient accumulator… tossing the extra plants on on the compost, while making sure to keep some…

    After reading what a boon it is to the dove and quail… I may just spread it around the property a bit…

    June 10th, 2014 at 4:40 pm

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