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Seems like this is probably a weed

Posted by katisu 5 Indy (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 13, 14 at 22:30

...but it's usually the opposite of what I think!

Thoughts?


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RE: Seems like this is probably a weed

Common ragweed


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RE: Seems like this is probably a weed

Thanks! I wish I would have seen the other ragweed post. Would have saved some time.


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RE: Seems like this is probably a weed

By the way, those aren't seeds yet, those are the flower buds emerging. The flowers never really turn into a showy flower, in fact some people don't think they bloom but they open just enough to release and receive pollen on the wind.


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RE: Seems like this is probably a weed

Open just enough to kill my husband's allergies :)

Thank you! I'm still learning my terminology. And as you can see, I'm still learning my plants, too. I'm so excited about my new garden. Hopefully I don't kill anything (that isn't a weed). They've been treated pretty poorly and were overgrown, so I'm hoping everything here is pretty hardy if it's still here.


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