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Gold Medal Plant Summary 1994 – 2016

...Alice Oakleaf Hydrangea Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Alice’ Tree Little Gem Southern Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora ‘Little Gem’ ——————————————————————————— 1999 Georgia Gold Medal Winners: Annual Nova Pentas Pentas lanceolata ‘Nova’ Perennial Lenten Rose Helleborus orientalis Shrub Mohawk Viburnum Viburnum x burkwoodii ‘Mohawk’ Tree American Yellowwood Cladrastis kentukea ——————————————————————————— 1998 Georgia Gold Medal Winners: Annual Athens Gem Plectranthus...

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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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Self seeding friend or foe?

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

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It’s growing everywhere!

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

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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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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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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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Mystery Weed?

tube like popped up in grass &...

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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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Groundcover – For Dry Shade

...groundcovers. English ivy, dwarf bamboo and wintercreeper euonym us create virtual deserts where they are allowed to spread without control. For situations like yours I am particularly fond of Lenten rose, Helleborus orientalis, and mondo grass, Ophiopogon japonicus. Both are tough-as-nails and evergreen but non-invasive. The Lenten rose has attractive flowers from January through...

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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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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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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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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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Which aroid might I be?

I just got this one for 1 dollar and would like to know what it is. From the flower I am guessing that it is an aroid of some sort. Kinda looks like typhonium trilobatum but mine has a mottled stem while photos of the t. trilobatum on the Internet appear to...

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Mystery Perennial

...Walter Reeves...

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pnw herbacious grouncover

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

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lush long stems

...Bobby Looks like a Wedelia variety. http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=SPTR6&photoID=sptr6_002_ahp.tif Also http://wildlifeofhawaii.com/flowers/1354/sphagneticola-trilobata-wedelia/ Mary Lou Looks like Hellebore to...

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