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This is my new almost empty veggie patch. Is it a weed? Looks bit like peppercorns....


  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 77,293

    No, not peppercorns!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Looks like Black Nightshade to me - definitely one of the nightshades anyway, Nutcutlet will come along and confirm properly I'm sure - anyway, it's a weed of disturbed ground and definitely toxic so don't grind it on your pasta!!! image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh

  • Yes I think a nightshade also, it's toxic don't ingest It.

  • Lots of edible versions but can't be sure so don't fancy the acid style trip, stomach ache or death. So I'll dig it up with gloves on a take it with hedge trimmings to tip...


    thanks guys.

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