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what is this? Mystery seeds in Ageratum houstonianum timeless Mixed 1 Packet

I'm a newbie gardener, I was wondering if the seedling photographed is indeed a Ageratum,or if it's something else, and if so what?

I planted the packet of seeds out in March and have been lovingly looking after them and after seeing a picture of the full Ageratum plant online i'm now a bit worried that i've been propagating something else?

Thanks for your help!


  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 9,550
    Must admit it doesn't look like Ageratum to me, but l can't place it, sorry.
  • LynLyn DevonPosts: 19,862
    It’s not an ageratum, what do the others look like for you to compare. 
    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • Songbird-1Songbird-1 Posts: 3,998
    The leaf shape of most of them look  a bit like a coreopsis leaf, the one at the far left is throwing me though. You might have to wait a little longer and see what happens @lauren.likes.emailmtFYPLcf to be sure. I once grew some seeds which came under the guise of Cerastium and I ended up nurturing chickweed of all things!😂
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