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NJ demon weed

...Doesn't look like there's anything easy to do about it though; will have to battle it one at a time with a shovel. laura735 Maybe the weedy orchid called Broad-leaved helleborine (Epipactis helleborine) (?). Check it out and see if this is your pesky weed. the link below with more information. Best...

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At moms

...laura735 Maybe a type of Hellebore (?). Check out species & cultivars in the genus and see if you have a match. Best...

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Daphne – Special Soil

The smell from the daphne shrubs growing near my front door has been intoxicating this year. I have two there, in front of three small gardenias, assuring my family of a perfumed entry each day for months. I have three more beside the driveway, combined with hellebores, Italian arum and hosta. Did I...

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Juniper – Dying Under Trees

...a choice: remove the trees or replace the junipers. In the amount of shade the trees cast, the following plants would cover the ground but offer color as well: ferns hosta mondo grass Lenten rose – Helleborus orientalis foam flower – Tiarella spp. alumroot – Heucheragreen ‘n’ gold – Chrysogonum virginianumWoodland Phlox – Phlox...

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Italian arum – Identification

...to part sun. I have mine combined with hellebores. The behavior you saw is simply the way it grows. It has a small tuber belowground that produces leaves in fall. The leaves grow rapidly and attractively through winter. In April you’ll see a white, cupped flower emerge from the center of a clump. It...

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Daphne – Identification

Q: I am trying to identify a new plant. I am fairly sure that it is a rhododendron, but why is it blooming now? Is it a special variety that blooms in winter? I am looking for plants that add some color to a boring winter landscape (other than pansies, that is)....

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Christmas plant gift

...hortiphoto The photo is a bit small to say for sure but it looks like Helleborus niger ( http://www.botanicalstockphotos.com/photo-helleborus-niger-20331.htm ) or one its cultivars or...

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It’s growing everywhere!

...Laura Maybe Broad-leaved Helleborine (Epipactis...

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Deer Control – Resistant Plants

...Pieris Rugosa rose Scotch Broom Spirea Spruce St. John’s Wort Viburnum Vitex Wisteria Witch Hazel Yucca Bulbs and Herbaceous Plants Allium (Ornamental onion) Artemesia Camassia Chionodoxa (Glory of the Snow) Colchicum (Autumn crocus) Daffodil Fritillaria Geranium Hellebore Hyacinth Leucojum Lungwort Marigold Monkshood Muscari (grape hyacinth) Myrtle Narcissus Ornithogalum Oxalis Petunia Purple Coneflower Scilla Snapdragon...

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Self seeding friend or foe?

...Laura Looks like Broad-leaved Helleborine (Epipactis...

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Plant or weed

stone I like it for Sanicula canadensis. Most people mistake it for hellebore when they first see it. http://www.walterreeves.com/name-that-plant/is-this-some-type-of-hellebore/ In my garden, I dig it out for the weed pile. stone Found some good pics and descriptions here: http://www.illinoiswildflowers.info/woodland/plants/cn_blsnakeroot.htm Black snakeroot is said to be medicinal, but with conflicting information on different sites... I'd be afraid to experiment......

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Deer – Control

...front. Deer are just as lazy when browsing. Try surrounding deer delicacies with repellent plants like hellebore, lantana or St. John’s wort. Maybe they will go elsewhere to nibble less-important greenery. My colleague Dr. Gary Wade reported some success one year surrounding his hosta with a thick layer of pine cones. He observed that...

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Seasonal Calendar – February

FIRST WEEK: • Prune apple and pear trees now – but postpone peach pruning until mid-March. see Home Garden Apples • It’s dangerous to spray glyphosate (Roundup, etc) on bermudagrass, even if you think it is completely dormant. Make sure no green bermuda sprouts are near the soil surface. Here’s a better idea: Winter...

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Mystery Weed?

tube like popped up in grass &...

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Magenta Flowers

...Walter Reeves hellebore Lenten rose M maybe Hellebore or Christmas...

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Mystery Perennial

...Walter Reeves...

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unknown perennial

...like Spotted Bell Flower ((Campanula punctata). Lisa The large flower in the center shot is helleborus, lenten rose. They bloom in late winter/early...

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pnw herbacious grouncover

About 6″ high. Ground cover. Few flowers...

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Shrub

...Laura This might be the shrubby Helleborus x...

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