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  • Hello, can anyone please help with telling us what this is? It is very robust but crowding our tomatoes. Thank you, Karen

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  • This evergreen, sharp-leaves, long stemmed ‘shrub’ was in the garden when we moved in but has no label. It is about 1m high and the same wide,...

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