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  • Date Photo Taken

    06 / 18 / 2015

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Northeast

  • City

    Hudson Valley

  • State

    New York

  • Posted by

    motts

Notes:

Thought this was a weed but now it looks like it’s flowering. Anybody know what this is??

Comments

  • stone Master Identifier says:

    Hmmm… On reading about the swallow worts… I’m inclined to agree… Solution is the same… http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2014/04/invasive-vines-swallow-new-yorks-natural-areas Pretty, but evil.

    June 19th, 2015 at 2:41pm

  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    Maybe black swallow-wort / black dog-strangling vine (Cynanchum louiseae syn. Vincetoxicum nigrum). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynanchum_louiseae

    June 19th, 2015 at 1:06pm

  • stone Master Identifier says:

    Definitely a weed… Best of luck getting that messy vinca eradicated. I suggest going after it with a shovel. http://stonethegardener.tumblr.com/post/16165732476/please-avoid-spreading-this-stuff-vinca-may-look

    June 19th, 2015 at 12:15pm

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