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Cornus Canadensis

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 11:09

Seeing obelixx's mention of G. macrorrhizum reminds me that there is a white one. Not as strong growing as the various pinks but looking very good in my garden now.

C canadensis would never cope here, dry, alkaline and a howling gale

Red Robin shrub

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 11:05

It sounds as though it's dead or dying. I don't know why. Drowning has been responsible for some deaths this last winter, I've had some otherwise unexplained losses.

I doubt if it can be revived. Green under the bark isn't proof of life, only that there was life until recently.

 

hibiscus or rose of sharon

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 10:35

You don't mention leaves. A plant can live without flowers but not leaves.

Has it  got any?

teaseing roots

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 08:44

If the roots were tightly packed and wound round in circles then it would be a good idea to do that

Nightshade

Posted: 31/05/2014 at 08:39

If in doubt watch it, enjoy it but don't eat it would be more my take on it Mike

Nightshade

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:57

It's perennial so will end up with a big root.

Mine has become very shaded, the hazels are due a coppicing next winter, I never see red berries. That will be why I still only have one plant

The other plant that's called briony, white briony, Brionia dioica has a root that looks like one of those long white radishes, mooli. I have lots of those and I do get berries.l

New to this gardening

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:50

awning

I was wondering what that wiggly thing was at the top

Hello Michael

Nightshade

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:42

I wouldn't eat any of it but I handle most things without gloves at times.

Is this a weed

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:29

We do know better Panda

IDPLEASE

Posted: 30/05/2014 at 22:27

I should think that's right, it's at about the stage of my green one. But yellower

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