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2 x ID please

CloggieCloggie Posts: 1,457

image a type of poppy


  • CloggieCloggie Posts: 1,457

    image and cropped up as a weed that I missed (thankfully as it's pretty).

  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 17,440

    top  one is an opium poppy, paeoniflora or double type.

  • SparklesJDSparklesJD Posts: 344

    Second might be an allium?

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,358

    Is the second one attached to the leaves that go in a circle round the stalk?

    If so, Phuopsis stylosa, bees love itimage

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • FritillaryFritillary Posts: 498

    Nutcutlet, does it have a weird smell, like foxy or garlicky. I may have it at one time but never knew the name.image

  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,358

    yes, very strong Fritillary. I think it's the leaves rather than the flowers


    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • CloggieCloggie Posts: 1,457

    I think the star shaped foliage is attached to the thing of interest.  I'd just clipped a large privet that it is living under so there are privet'ey clippings in the picture, sorry for the confusion.


  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,358

    yep, Phuopsis stylosa

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 23,150


    Yes, I have it. Very pretty but a bit of a thug when it gets going. I dig lots out every year.

    Last edited: 05 June 2016 23:05:46

    Dordogne and Norfolk. Clay in Dordogne, sandy in Norfolk.
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