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Plant ID

Posted by JimR36 CO (My Page) on
Sun, Jan 27, 13 at 17:01

Found this growing next to a canal in Fort Collins (late summer). Wasn't sure what it is, or where is there a good Internet spot for plant ID-ing. Thanks!


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RE: Plant ID

Hmm. It didn't attach the photo. Here it is


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RE: Plant ID

Verbascum thapsus, common mullein, an invasive.


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I have a couple of hybrid varieties of Verbascum, and they don't reseed at all.

Verbascum 'Southern Charm'

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Verbascum 'Southern Charm' photo VerbascumSouthernCharm6-16-11.jpg

Verbascum 'Copper Rose'

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Verbascum 'Copper Rose' photo Blooms11028.jpg

So if you'd like to try it, but want a well behaved version, check out some of the hybrid versions on the market.

Bonnie


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RE: Plant ID

Thank you! The ID help is greatly appreciated.


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