A true jasmine from Martha, SC

Widely used as a hedge in landscaping. Creates a mounded look with runners. No thorns that i could see. *Not* a Lady Banksia Rose.   […]


A hedge shrub from John in SC

3′-4′ tall, growing in full sun. Dark green, shiny leaf. Thank you. John, I cannot see much detail on this, so I cannot be sure, […]


Dog fennel from Cyndi in SC

When we purchased land last summer it was overgrown with this plant. They were about five feet tall at the time. We had the field […]


A Botrychium fern from Diane, SC

Hi, Dr. Hill, This plant has sprouted in a mostly sunny open woodland area in the Fall Line region. I came across it on Dec. […]


A sage from Anne in SC

Found on the roadside in partial shade and somewhat moist in the spring in Clarendon County Hi Anne, this is Salvia lyrata, the lyre-leaved sage, […]


Coral bean from Ton in SC

I have occasionally seen this plant in coastal forests, often near, but not in wetlands. The distinctive leaves usually grow in bunches on long stems. […]