Derelict shrub

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  1. Bobs

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    This Minnesota shrub is a puzzler.
     

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  2. Ron B

    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Closer views needed
     
  3. Bobs

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    The photos came from a third party and are all we have to go on. Thanks. Any guesses?
     
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    Does this help?
     

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    Lila Pereszke Well-Known Member 10 Years

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    Ligustrum ovalifolium (?)
     
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    Thank you. Ligustrum ovalifolium is marginally hardy in the Twin Cities area. That probably explains the specimen's sorry condition. However, it must have been an achievement to grow as large as it did.
     

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