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Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Dec 16, 2015 12:11 PM CST

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I was tree mailed questioning this photo's correct ID and I agree it doesn't look like H. syriacus. It was suggested it might be H. mutabilis. @zuzu
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Name: Zuzu
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zuzu
Dec 16, 2015 1:11 PM CST

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Yes, it does look like H. mutabilis. I'll move the image.
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Dec 16, 2015 3:17 PM CST

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Thanks zuzu.
Evan
Name: Zuzu
Northern California (Zone 9a)
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zuzu
Dec 16, 2015 3:30 PM CST

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I tip my hat to you.
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piksihk
Dec 18, 2015 10:22 PM CST
Thanks, Zuzu and Evan. It's great to have so many knowledgeable gardeners to make corrections when needed.
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