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Author Topic: I wonder what these are?  (Read 148 times)

DenisCooper

  • Joined May 2016
I wonder what these are?
« on: August 25, 2019, 09:03:36 am »
Hi,

anyone help identify what these are growing in the paddocks?

thanks
Denis
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Fleecewife

  • Joined May 2010
  • South Lanarkshire
    • Wester Gladstone Hebridean Sheep
Re: I wonder what these are?
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2019, 11:35:15 am »
Chicory (blue flowers) - no harm and very pretty.  I would think it will be tasty for livestock.

Prostrate or some type of knotweed (pink bobbly flowers) Polygonum avicularae.  Common weed of cultivation - no harm.  No relation to Japanese knotweed.
« Last Edit: August 26, 2019, 06:19:04 pm by Fleecewife »
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