Garden Weed kind of looks like okra...

cbs1507June 12, 2014

What kind of weed is this? I have one growing in the row I planted okra, and one similar growing near my sweet potato plant. My aunt said it was okra, but I have my doubts. Does anybody know what kind of weed/plant this is?

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cbs1507

Here's a side view.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 11:59AM
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hortster(6a, southcentral KS)

Perhaps a sunflower.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 12:06PM
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lycopus(z5 NY)

Might be cocklebur

    Bookmark   June 13, 2014 at 5:20PM
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gmatx zone 6

Good old fashioned cocklebur.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2014 at 5:18PM
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cbs1507

Ok it turned out to be cocklebur. I chopped it down before the seeds could set. Thanks everyone.

This post was edited by cbs1507 on Sat, Aug 2, 14 at 18:14

    Bookmark   July 4, 2014 at 1:41PM
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