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Details:
  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Autumn

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    The Villages

  • State

    Florida

  • Posted by

    Quentin

Notes:

Shrub

Comments

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Cherry laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) has opposite leaves. To my eyes the plant above appears to have opposite leaves as to those of Gardenia. A closeup side view of stem/branch would help either to confirm or rule out my suggested ID.

    December 4th, 2020 at 1:42am

  • David Unregistered says:

    I would have guessed some kind of dwarf cherry laurel.

    December 3rd, 2020 at 3:55pm

  • Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    I think Laura is correct.

    November 23rd, 2020 at 5:43pm

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Maybe a cultivar in the Gardenia genus(?). If this is Gardenia, from this straight down angle it’s difficult to tell of its height, I can’t tell if this is the low growing cultivar ‘Radicans or the taller variety ‘Frostproof’. Check it out and see if you have a match. Check out the YouTube link below for ‘Frostproof’. Best wishes!

    November 22nd, 2020 at 10:01pm

  • Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    looks like anise shrub

    are the leaves fragrant?

    November 22nd, 2020 at 5:54pm

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