Re: [gardeners] houtania

Margaret Lauterbach (
Sat, 07 Jul 2001 07:14:10 -0600

Are you talking about houttuynia? It's edible, isn't it, "bad" odour or 
not? Margaret L

At 04:15 PM 7/6/01 -0400, you wrote:
>Quite a few Penny,  And I hate to pull them as I find they have a "bad"
>odour when cut or broken.  The leaves are pretty thought:))
> > ground cover on the berm!  First of all, they resist pulling. Secondly,
> > I can barely reach most of them. Thirdly, they look kinda cool where
> > they are .....   question is:  if I leave them, wonder how many hundreds
> > will come up next year...???
> >
> > Penny, NY