Shrub ID please.

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Elaine G

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Shrub ID please.
« on: June 29, 2018, 12:47 »
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Can anyone put a name to this plant.
Itís quite small at the moment, about 30 cm across, in a pot. Itís evergreen and the leaves turn red at some point - maybe autumn?
It was removed from a hanging basket so no label.

Any ideas appreciated, thanks

Elaine



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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2018, 12:53 »
Might it be a Lornicera.  Are the leaves very small.  Mrs Bouquet
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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2018, 13:16 »
The leaves are quite small, but a little bigger than lonicera and they are shiny too. Should have mentioned that, sorry.

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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2018, 13:21 »
Please don't be sorry - no problem,    :D  Mrs Bouquet

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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2018, 09:30 »
Are there thorns? Could be a Berberis perhaps
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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2018, 12:15 »
It looks similar to a box.
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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #6 on: July 07, 2018, 17:59 »
I missed this one, but having just looked at the picture, it looks like Berberis thunbergii Aurea to me  :)

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Re: Shrub ID please.
« Reply #7 on: July 30, 2018, 22:42 »
Hi  it looks like a box (Buxus)  jezza



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