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Plant ID please?

BalaBala Posts: 111


The below appear to be weeds but would appreciate confirmation



  • Ladybird4Ladybird4 Third rock from the sunPosts: 33,861

    Top one is wild mustard or Charlock (Sinapsis arvensis). Its a weed.

    Middle one are the leaves of Cyclamen growing around the Crocus leaves. Not a weed.

    I'm not sure about the bottom one but someone else on here will identify it for you. image

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  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,376

    the yellow one looks like Alyssum saxatilis, aka Aurinia saxatilis

    The pretty leaves are cyclamen, probably Cyclamen hederifolium, they'll disappear soon til the flowers come in late summer

    The last is a weed, one of the Speedwells

  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,376

    Bala, when you try and decide between the Charlock and the Alyssum, look at the leaves as well as the flowers image

  • LynLyn DevonPosts: 19,912

    got to go with Nut on the yellow one.?

    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 18,466

    I think Nut is right about all three. I have all three and I would only dig up the last one.

    Dordogne and Norfolk
  • BalaBala Posts: 111

    Thank you all.  I checked the foliage and Nut was right.  Thanks again.

  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,376


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