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telling difference between male and female bittersweet

Posted by bluebirdbabe z5 MI (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 11, 06 at 13:25

I did a search to try and find out what the difference is between a male and femal american bittersweet. All I found was that you needed a male and female to make berries. Can someone tell me what the difference in flowers are?

I bought 10 bare root American bittersweet, 8 survived. One has a little light green "ball" Is that the male or female? They are still pretty small, it may be early to tell the difference. One little plant has small little round things where the branch meets the trunk of the vine. Any information is appreciated.

Thanks,
Karen


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RE: telling difference between male and female bittersweet

I found the answer. answering my own question so this moves down.


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RE: telling difference between male and female bittersweet

Please tell me what the answer is .....


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