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Weed identification help please

Can anyone help identify this please. 2nd year in my garden and suddenly it’s everywhere. Need to know if it is safe for tortoises to eat!

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  • Pete.8Pete.8 Billericay, EssexPosts: 9,876
    My guess would be some sort of willowberb
    See what others think
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  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 82,298
    White campion springs to mind for me ... (Silene latifolia)
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  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,878
    I like to see a plant growing, they never look right after that
  • BobTheGardenerBobTheGardener Leicestershire, UKPosts: 11,391
    Agree, an in-situ photo would help.  Could they be the basal leaves of one of the weedy types of evening primrose?
    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • Thanks people. I’ve checked out pictures of the suggested plants and it definitely is not any of those. I will take another picture tomorrow to show in situ.
  • FireFire North LondonPosts: 17,116
    edited March 2018
    Forget-me-nots?

  • Dave HumbyDave Humby HampshirePosts: 1,142
    Plantain?
  • AsarumAsarum East AngliaPosts: 596
    I think it is a willowherb, one of the small ones.
    East Anglia
  • NanniemoNanniemo Posts: 223
    Calendula?
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