Can anyone ID this for me??

editornj(7 Coastal NJ)May 5, 2010

Hi, I bought this shrub-looking thing at a nursery today and don't know what it is. Any ideas? Thanks!

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NHBabs(4b-5aNH)

Looks like a shrub dogwood to me (leaves opposite on stem, veins curve around towards leaf tip, flowers in panicles). What color are the larger stems?

    Bookmark   May 5, 2010 at 9:53PM
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editornj(7 Coastal NJ)

Here is a larger picture. Thanks so much!!!

    Bookmark   May 6, 2010 at 8:58AM
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anitamo(5)

It looks like a cornus sericia. Which one, I'm not sure. Here's a link.

Here is a link that might be useful: link

    Bookmark   May 6, 2010 at 9:38AM
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Dan Staley

I agree with the Cornus sericea from here.

Interesting that someone would purchase a product without knowing what it is. Presumably there is a large yard with a blank slate so a place can be found for it. And hopefully there is time to manage this large speading shrub.

Dan

    Bookmark   May 6, 2010 at 9:45AM
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editornj(7 Coastal NJ)

You got it. Blank slate. Thanks so much.

    Bookmark   May 6, 2010 at 9:36PM
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