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Would anyone happen to recognise what these are sprouting everywhere. Thanks in advance. 


  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 23,131
    I think they are poppies.
    Dordogne and Norfolk. Clay in Dordogne, sandy in Norfolk.
  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 12,162
    edited February 2019
    I think they are poppies.
    Edited - snap !
  • They are all over my garden too. Definitely poppies, usually yellow or orange. I leave them until I decide whether or not they are going to fit in with my planting schemes, and 'oik' them out if they don't. Try not to let them go to seed - they are like the proverbial rabbits!
    A gardener's work is never at an end  - (John Evelyn 1620-1706)
  • Super,  Thank you very much for your help. Yes @yorkshirerose they are all over my garden too. I'll leave them for now. 😁
  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 34,737
    poppies and some weeds too.
  • LynLyn Posts: 23,074
    Agree with Hostafan, pull the weeds out. 
    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • Almost certainly Meconopsis cambrica aka Welsh poppy.  If so, they will be as yorkshirerose describes.
    A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
  • Great. Thanks all 😀
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