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RullahRullah Midlands UKPosts: 54
Hello I had a raised bed of wildflowers last year, some of which have self seeded. Can anyone give me an ID on these 2 so I can work out if they're worth keeping please? 

Thanks all 

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  • BeefleyBeefley SE DartmoorPosts: 47
    Hi, the first one looks like musk mallow - we have lots in our garden and it has lovely pale pink flowers over a long period. Not sure about the second pic!
  • FairygirlFairygirl west central ScotlandPosts: 46,025
    The 2nd looks like Rocket. It does seed very readily. 
    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....


  • RullahRullah Midlands UKPosts: 54
    @Beefley I've googled the name and yes, that was in there last year, thanks!!
  • RullahRullah Midlands UKPosts: 54
    @Fairygirl it does look like rocket doesn't it, but 99% sure it isn't as I've got no idea how rocket would have got in there (unless there were some rogue seeds in the wildflower seeds i put in). I've got a pic of the pack of seeds from last year, so will hunt it out to see if it had a list of the seeds on the back!
  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,851
    Annual chrysanthemum?
    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
  • B3B3 Posts: 21,411
    In the top picture, there's a geranium type plant. It has seeded all over my garden this year so I decided it must be a weed. I hoiked them all out the other day.
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • RullahRullah Midlands UKPosts: 54
    edited May 2021
    @fidgetbones I think you could be right! Found a pic of the foliage on Google and it looks like the right stuff


  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,851
    I think you have some nigella seedlings too, the ferny ones top right first photo.  The big leaf bottom of second photo looks like borage. Possibly some sort of poppy too.
    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
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