small shrub in garden area (ID complete)

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Date Photo Taken: November 2, 2010
Location: Arnoldsville,Ga
Posted By: sdbirdman


bright green leaves, wild


  1. Cornelius Flower Fanatic says:

    Does this plant have spines or thorns on it? It looks like a weed called Spiny Amaranth, Amaranthus spinosus. It’s a common warm season annual that can sprout at anytime if the weather is warm enough. However, it’s not cold tolerant so a frost will kill it easily.

    November 3rd, 2010 at 10:38 am
  2. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    Is it possibly a sprout from a nearby gardenia?

    November 3rd, 2010 at 3:52 pm
  3. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Looks a lot like gardenia to me too.

    November 4th, 2010 at 12:23 pm
  4. Robert Wheeler Unregistered says:

    shiny leaves, maybe annis?

    November 4th, 2010 at 3:57 pm
  5. Robert Wheeler Unregistered says:

    sorry spelled that incorrectly. anise?

    November 4th, 2010 at 3:58 pm
  6. Camilla Barnes Unregistered says:

    It looks like a gardenia.

    November 8th, 2010 at 8:36 pm

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