Plant ID

Asked September 12, 2016, 12:58 PM EDT

Can you identify this shrub with the spectacular white flowers

Dakota County Minnesota shrub identification horticulture

1 Response

Hello,

The plant in your photo appears to Japanese Knotweed, Polygonum cuspidatum. This plant is a regulated plant in your state due to its invasive attributes. See link for more information.

http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/invasives/terrestrialplants/herbaceous/japaneseknotweed.html

Regards,
Carol Quish