Euphorbia invasive question

nwhorthappy(z8 WA)August 8, 2009

I have a beautiful Euphorbia 'Garblesham Enchanter' I got from Heronswood in 2004, and this year I am finding many, many volunteer seedlings from it.

Is this going to be an invasive plant problem?

I adore having a few "free" plants, but I don't want to unleash a problem species on our neighborhood! (My neighborhood is rural Skagit County in Washington.)

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Mary Palmer

It won't be invasive if you don't let it be. Just cut the flowers off before they go to seed! Leave a few if you want some freebees. Weed out seedlings you don't want or pot them up for plant sales.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2009 at 9:50PM
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jean001(z8aPortland, OR)

But if you pot them up for plant sales, they can't have the same name as the original plant. Instead, you should label them as "seedlings of..."

    Bookmark   August 8, 2009 at 11:13PM
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