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Baffled by this plant

Posted by BudBlubaugh 10a (My Page) on
Fri, Apr 18, 14 at 18:40

This is a run-away plant on my propertyl. Can anyone help me with how it should be controlled and what it is?

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RE: Baffled by this plant

It's Holmskioldia sanguinea, aka Chinese Hat or Mandarin Hat. It's a nice, but rather gangly plant. Some folks topiary it into a lolipop shape to great effect.

Here is a link that might be useful: Topiary

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