hogweed

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hogweed

Post: #62034 caithnesscrofter
Tue Jun 19, 2007 1:32 am

How can you tell if a hogweed is common hogweed or a young giant hogweed?

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Post: #62038 possum
Tue Jun 19, 2007 3:04 am

wait and see :)

seriously the giant stuff grows rapidly and it earlier out in the season, they are also fairly easy to tell apart
http://www.hort.uconn.edu/CIPWG/giant_hogweed.html
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