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Weed or not?

Posted by true-blue Zone 4 (My Page) on
Thu, Jun 27, 13 at 9:48

An ID would be appreciated.
It grows all over my Zone 4 garden in Montreal, QC.

Height approx. 6".

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RE: Weed or not?

Looks like Amaranth...

RE: Weed or not?

Could it be three-seeded Mercury, Acalypha rhomboidea? Check for flowers in the leaf axils.

This post was edited by missingtheobvious on Thu, Jun 27, 13 at 10:40

RE: Weed or not?

Three-seeded Mercury, Acalypha possibly A. virginica.

Here is a link that might be useful: A. virginica

RE: Weed or not?

Thanks a lot all for your input.
Here is a lateral photo of the plant:
I believe we can see the flowers in the leaf axils.

Thanks a lot.

RE: Weed or not?

Oops the photo never uploaded. Here it is :)

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