Weed ID

mistascott(7A VA)August 18, 2012

Tall, leaves feel succulent and resemble gladiolus or iris somewhat. Very thick roots.

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Perhaps one of the invasive irises? Iris ochroleuca?

In any event, if you don't want it, get rid of it before it takes over.

    Bookmark   August 18, 2012 at 2:19PM
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Cattail? It looks like it is growing in a ditch, and the bottom appears to show a round "stem" where the flat leaves come out of. Are the leaves white inside and are spongy?

    Bookmark   August 29, 2012 at 10:58PM
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mistascott(7A VA)

Yes, they are spongy. I do think it is a cattail. Kind of strange since the nearest one is about 1/4 mile away.

    Bookmark   September 21, 2012 at 6:17PM
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