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Shrub ID (Gardeners world, 21 September: episode 25)

sabeehasabeeha Posts: 292
edited September 2018 in Plants
Hi!

Can anyone identify the lovely upright shrubs that appear in the section where Carol is planting up some Salvia cuttings... around 27:25 minutes in... 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0bkz6s8/gardeners-world-2018-episode-25

Thank you :)

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  • MarlorenaMarlorena East AngliaPosts: 6,308
    Difficult to see but I think it's a high hedge of Clerodendrum trichotomum, which flowers in September...
  • sabeehasabeeha Posts: 292
    Marlorena said:
    Difficult to see but I think it's a high hedge of Clerodendrum trichotomum, which flowers in September...
    Thank you! but sorry, I should have been clearer - the ones in the foreground - no flowers, very upright growth?
  • Silver surferSilver surfer Posts: 3,667
    edited September 2018
    Thank you for adding the GW  program as a link..most helpful.
    I believe these 2 upright shrubs are the rather rarely grown  Cornus sanguinea compressa. See my pics  3 below.
    Behind Carol were the Clerodendrum trichotomum.
    Perthshire. SCOTLAND .
  • sabeehasabeeha Posts: 292
    Ah, thank you very much Silver surfer :) 

    I love its form/structure.  
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