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What in the world is the name of this hedge!

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Chrysalis, Jan 16, 2009.

  1. Chrysalis

    Chrysalis LawnSite Member
    Messages: 155

  2. Lite4

    Lite4 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,173

    looks like Heptapleurum arboricola. (parasol plant) A close relative to Schefflera but would need to see close ups of the leaves.
  3. Az Gardener

    Az Gardener LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,899

    Also looks like it could be a pittosporum variety
  4. Plant Buyer 83

    Plant Buyer 83 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 176

    Looks like Brassaia arboricola 'variegata' again need a closer picture of leaves to verify.
  5. yamadooski

    yamadooski LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 434

    That is what we call here in Florida "Schefflera". Its part of the Arbicola family.
  6. richallseasons

    richallseasons LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 479

    forget the hedge, what the hell is that on your avatar?
  7. z71tiger

    z71tiger LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 280

    Ive never seen them growing out of the wall like that:confused:
  8. Tyler7692

    Tyler7692 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,086

    The picture is sideways...
  9. z71tiger

    z71tiger LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 280

    you sure about that
  10. EagleLandscape

    EagleLandscape LawnSite Platinum Member
    Male, from Garland, Texas
    Messages: 4,350

    It's Schefflera for sure, or something in the same family. Tropical plant, also good for interiorscaping.

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