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Plant ID please

I'm trying to id the plants in my friends garden - I'm hoping someone here can help with this one.


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  • DampGardenManDampGardenMan Posts: 1,054
    Honeysuckle perhaps?
  • LorrainePLorraineP Posts: 218
    Honeysuckle is an option we came up with as there is a honeysuckle with similar leaf elsewhere in the garden but the leaves are less glossy - may be the new growth differs in that way.  
  • BorderlineBorderline Posts: 4,677
    What about Vinca Minor. Not sure on the scale of the leaves.
  • FireFire North LondonPosts: 15,707
    Does it / did it flower?
  • LorrainePLorraineP Posts: 218
    Leaves are about 3" long - think leaf shape and spacing not right for vinca.
  • BorderlineBorderline Posts: 4,677
    What about Trachelospermum Jasminoides, the Star Jasmine. 
  • LorrainePLorraineP Posts: 218
    Not flowered yet this year - my friend moved into her new home in February this year so may have to be patient and wait for a flower 😕

    Jasmine is a possibility - it is a spindley specimen whatever it is.
  • Anna33Anna33 West SussexPosts: 294
    Could it be Lonicera henryi? The leaves and twining growth look like one I used to have in a previous garden.
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