Datura Problem growth better pic

leggacy(z8 tx)August 8, 2011

What is this growing from my Datura? It started out on my petunias..it embeds itself on the stems and I keep pulling it out and it grows really fast!

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hortster(6a, southcentral KS)

Still a pretty small picture, but you might compare it to dodder. If it is and has gone to seed, the seeds can remain viable in the soil for up to 20 years.
hortster

Here is a link that might be useful: Dodder

    Bookmark   August 9, 2011 at 9:45AM
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