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Question by 1988ryan
August 25, 2017
Can a Japanese knotweed mix with mint?
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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Answer from DaisyI
August 25, 2017

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Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is in the Knotweed family (Polygonaceae). Mints are in the Mint family (Lamiaceae). That's not even a close relationship so the answer is no, they will not cross.

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