Posts Tagged ‘polygonum cuspidatum’

Japanese Knotweed (Mexican Bamboo) – Identification

Q: There was no sign of this plant in Jan or Feb. Now it has been identified as Japanese Knotweed. It is on virtually every invasive species list in North America. It will soon be history in my yard! A:...


Unknown shrub in backyard (ID complete)

This plant grows as a clump of canes from a clump of tuberous roots. The canes resemble bamboo but are much more fragile. I once thought it was a coral bean, but it has no thorns, the leaves are broader...