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Hi is anyone able to ID either of these plants and tell me if they are weeds lol? The tall ones I’ve left cause they actually fill a space but no idea if they are actually a weed 😆

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  • B3B3 Posts: 21,410
    The first one looks sort of cabbagey
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,851
    First one looks like rapeseed, possibly from birdseed.  Second one is Chenopodium album, a weed that seeds like crazy and is going berserk in my garden this year with all the rain.
    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
  • jw89jw89 Posts: 48
    edited August 2021
    @fidgetbones thank you, that makes sense as I have a bird feeder on the fence just above this. Should I pull it out?
    The chenopodium should I pull it out do you think? I didn’t think it looked terrible but don’t want to look like a crazy person growing weeds in my flower beds 🤣😬

    just had a google and yeah think I will pull it up 🙈 thanks for the ID 
  • ObelixxObelixx Vendée, Western FrancePosts: 27,556
    Yes, pull it out before it takes over the whole garden.
    "We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." - George Bernard Shaw
  • jw89jw89 Posts: 48
    @Obelixx will do. I still have so much to learn 🙃 although my grandpa was round just recently and he’s usually very good at knowing these things with his lifetime of experience and knowledge and he didn’t know it was a weed either so I don’t feel quite so silly lol.
  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,851
    Get it out before it seeds.
    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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