Help! No idea what this is!

DrZoidberg1968July 15, 2012

Greetings! I purchased a packet of wildflower seeds, and this plant has bloomed from the ones I planted. It is very tall (at least 2-3 feet) and the stalk is close to 1/2 inch round at the base. It hasn't bloomed. It has palmate leaves with rippled edges. Any help would be great.

Thanks!

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saltcedar(Sunset zn 30/usda 8b)

Tithonia?

Here is a link that might be useful: Tithonia

    Bookmark   July 15, 2012 at 7:57PM
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bensonnr

Looks a lot like burdock, Arctium lappa. Wouldn't have been one of the seed packet seeds, but common enough weed to show up anyway.

Here is a link that might be useful: Burdock id info

    Bookmark   July 17, 2012 at 11:29AM
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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

mmm - I don't know what this is but I'm afraid it doesn't look remotely like Burdock to me and the description of palmate leaves doesn't fit either. Perhaps we can wait to see what the flowers look like.

    Bookmark   July 18, 2012 at 5:28AM
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