Identify plant

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Identify plant

Post: #279657 JT101
Mon Jun 30, 2014 9:00 am

Can anyone identify this plant. Seems to keep springing up on my plot. Hopefully it's an edible weed

http://www.thebreadcrumbtrail.org/galle ... fied-plant


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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279661 doofaloofa
Tue Jul 01, 2014 4:24 pm

Intriguing

Does it flower?
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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279662 Marc
Tue Jul 01, 2014 7:25 pm

Where in the world are you?
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.

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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279670 Carltonian Man
Sat Jul 05, 2014 7:34 pm

Looks like plantain

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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279671 MKG
Sat Jul 05, 2014 7:45 pm

Beaten to it!

It looks like plantain which has been well-nibbled at the edges.
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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279698 Flo
Mon Jul 07, 2014 6:40 pm

And it seeds like anything which explains why it pops up everywhere. Nearly as prolific as dandelions but easier to root out. :wink:

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Re: Identify plant

Post: #279700 Odsox
Mon Jul 07, 2014 7:58 pm

I seem to remember that it's called "White man's foot" in America, for that very reason Flo, everywhere the white men walked, plantain started growing.
Although it's probably one of those urban (or rural in this case) myths.
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Re: Identify plant

Post: #280409 JT101
Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:43 pm

I guess it could be. Hard to say. But it is prolific.


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