Photo by Melody
We want to hear from you! Please take this short, anonymous survey to help us improve the DG home page.

Article: Does Money Grow On Trees?: Lunaria - Friend or Foe?

Communities > Forums > Article: Does Money Grow On Trees?
Forum: Article: Does Money Grow On Trees?Replies: 2, Views: 16
Add to Bookmarks
Montgomery, AL

June 16, 2010
2:50 PM

Post #7894531

I don't remember where I got my first Lunaria plant or seeds. I do know, however, that over the years it's become a pest with new seedling popping up all over my 100 x 150 ft lot here in Montgomery, AL. As I've worked my beds this spring and early summer, I've systematically pulled up at least 95% of the plants and even more than that of the ones that have already set seed.

Yes, the blooms are attractive and add color at a time when not much else is blooming. However, enough is enough! It will be very limited from now on.

Manahawkin, NJ
(Zone 7a)

June 18, 2010
12:23 PM

Post #7899896

I do understand your feeling about the prolific seedlings and I pull many as I work around the yard, and eliminate some of the puny ones. I really don't feel plants to be invasive however unless they are hard to pull or eliminate. Over enthusiasm I can take!.
Newport News, VA
(Zone 11)

June 18, 2010
2:01 PM

Post #7900358

Oh, I just love them! Wish mine would get overly
I guess its the zone you are in, perfect breeding ground.

You cannot post until you register and login.

Other Article: Does Money Grow On Trees? Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Wonderful Lunaria Jax4ever 13 Sep 24, 2007 4:31 PM
Lunaria Sass10 1 Sep 24, 2007 12:07 AM
The Money Tree pupilpropogtr 1 Sep 25, 2007 10:09 AM
THE MONEY TREE FLASHKY 4 Jun 19, 2010 3:21 PM

Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2015 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America