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Date Photo Taken: June 15, 2011
Location: Leduc, AB, Canada
Posted By: lgodin

Notes:

Again wondering what these plants are as well and whether they are weeds the first 2 are the unknowns and the 3rd is the rose bush that they seem to be flourishing next to. If you know what type of rose that is it would be appreciated as well. Thanks

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  1. Jerry Unregistered says:

    This looks like pachysandra. If so, it is considered by many to be a desirable groundcover. Others see it as an invasive weed.

    see:
    http://www.bhg.com/gardening/plant-dictionary/perennial/spurge1/

    June 16th, 2011 at 11:17 am
  2. Steve Unregistered says:

    Although it does look a little like pachysandra, I think it’s a sedum and I’d leave it for now. If it is a sedum, it will bloom nicely.

    Pachysandra has lobed leaves, and they hang more downward than in the photo above. They also tend to grow up from the middle more than all sides.

    June 21st, 2011 at 9:59 am
  3. Steve Unregistered says:

    an example: http://www.peekskillnurseries.com/pachysandra.html

    June 21st, 2011 at 10:01 am
  4. linda Unregistered says:

    Thanks Jerry, you are quite right I brought photo to local greenhouse and it certainly is a type of sedum, 2 different types in fact

    June 21st, 2011 at 3:02 pm

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