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RoddersUKRoddersUK Posts: 536
Hello, 

In Laws have this in their border, what is it...

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  • herbaceousherbaceous Posts: 2,318
    I believe that is the dreaded spurge. It seems to be a marmite plant, those that like it call it Euphorbia. To me it will always be spurge ( except for my poinsettia at Christmas, such a hypocrite I am)
    "The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it."  Sir Terry Pratchett
  • BobTheGardenerBobTheGardener Posts: 11,391
    edited May 2018
    Yes, Caper Spurge (Euphorbia lathyris.)
    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • RoddersUKRoddersUK Posts: 536
    Thanks, speedy replies as always!
  • josusa47josusa47 Posts: 3,530
    I knew a couple had spurge in their garden, she liked it, he didn't, so he called it splurge.
  • herbaceousherbaceous Posts: 2,318
    I like that man  :)
    "The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it."  Sir Terry Pratchett
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