Plant ID forum: Red-tipped leaves; small flower cones?

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Hampton Roads, VA (Zone 8a)
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apishion
Jun 24, 2019 9:52 AM CST
This has stumped TWO master gardeners so far. Smiling What is? Confused

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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Jun 24, 2019 11:02 AM CST
Welcome!

Chameleon Plant - Houttuynia cordata
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Perthshire. SCOTLAND. UK
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Silversurfer
Jun 24, 2019 11:07 AM CST
Agree with Daisyl.....Houttuynia cordata.
Be careful it is an invasive thug.
Hampton Roads, VA (Zone 8a)
Weed-cultivator extraordinaire!
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apishion
Jun 25, 2019 4:22 PM CST
Silversurfer said:Agree with Daisyl.....Houttuynia cordata.
Be careful it is an invasive thug.


If not for invasive, non-native, but PRETTY plants, my garden would be mostly a wasteland. The soil here is toxic and packed hard. (On the bright side, we have no voles, moles, or gophers! Grin )

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