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Anyone know what kind of plants I've got that volunteered?  Two of "plant A" and three of "plant B."  These photos are over a week old, and "plant A," the stem-y, leaf-y ones have nearly doubled in size since then but I'm gonna be thrilled if I can figure out how to post them.  "Plant B" looks cabbage-y of some sort, but not sure.

 

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:p  ok, never done photobucket before but I thought that's what I needed to do.  will try again.


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Try #2:  There are two of "plant A" here - one is in the middle, the other is upper left.  Pardon the milk jug lol

 

http://i1239.photobucket.com/albums/ff503/onetrumpeter/389.jpg

 

Here's plant B - the brassica? looking one:http://i1239.photobucket.com/albums/ff503/onetrumpeter/391.jpg

 

And lastly, two shots of a wild flower - DD had to take a bath after the poison ivy all around it (didn't realize until after she brought me the flower that there was all that poison ivy there!)

 

http://i1239.photobucket.com/albums/ff503/onetrumpeter/386.jpghttp://i1239.photobucket.com/albums/ff503/onetrumpeter/385.jpg


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The first looks like my potato sprouts.

The second really looks like the broccoli or cauliflower family to me.

The third? Was it on a vine? It looks like clematis or passionflower.
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Thank you!!! Potato sprouts totally make sense!  Never grown potatoes before, hmmm...  neither have I grown broccoli or cauliflower.  But I can't figure out when I would have tossed out seeds for either of those.  Eyes of potatoes, yes, lol.  Will look up clematis and passionflower!  No, not on a vine.  The leaves are hard to make out, though, I know.  Thanks SO much!

 

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The first looks like my potato sprouts.

The second really looks like the broccoli or cauliflower family to me.

The third? Was it on a vine? It looks like clematis or passionflower.


 


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the wildflower is definitely clematis!  I'd google searched but w/o a name it was really hard to figure it out.  Thanks so much, philomom!!!


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