Call to get tree service such as tree romoval,

stump grinding, bush trimming, shrub mulching

or resolve any other tree related issues now:

Call now +1 (855) 280-15-30

Redcurrants are in the same family, Grossulariaceae, as gooseberries.

The elegant foliage of glossy, ovate, dark green leaves warms up to gold and orange in the fall, before falling to the ground, revealing the dark or pale gray, finely-striped bark.

May 21, Its attractive red berries help yaupon branches find life each December as Christmas decorations, for example. And landscape architects in south central Texas appreciate that yaupon can be pruned into compliant shapes, need little water, and are generally deer resistant.

But beyond these decorative uses, yaupon is generally ignored. Red-orange seeds (fall) Locations: Can cover large areas in the Palos, Calumet and Spring Creek regions. Found throughout the county.

Potential Look-Alikes: There is a native bittersweet, but it is uncommon and the leaves are twice as long as wide. Its berries grow at end of twigs.

Attractive to birds, they often remain on the spiny stems after the leaves have fallen.

In contrast, berries on oriental bittersweet grow. Noted for its most dramatic foliage and very ornamental berries, Euonymus planipes (Spindle Tree) is a large, deciduous shrub that is invaluable in the fall and winter garden.

Its foliage of huge, ovate, mid-green leaves turns to vibrant crimson-to-ruby red in early fall, making the whole plant glow with color.

© | 1564 1565 1566 1567 1568 | Privacy Policy