What do you reckon this is?
So I started some sweet pea seeds, but this obscure looking thing has popped up instead! Just wondered what it could be...🤔
It looks as tough it could be a seedling of Lathyrus vernus. Has lovely purple flowers in Spring and seeds prolifically. I have trimmed mine back as it has finished flowering.
A gardener's work is never at an end - (John Evelyn 1620-1706)
edited May 2020
If not that then a vetch of some kind such as
which may have been growing in the sweet pea 'crop' of the suppliers. The seeds are identical to sweet pea seeds so don't get removed by the robot sorting machines.
A trowel in the hand is worth a thousand lost under a bush.
I have a couple of those seedlings with my sweet peas too......
Wow! I'll try my best to keep it alive and see how it turns out. 😆