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Thought it was a tomato seedling...

Posted by jrstark Chicago (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 31, 11 at 21:50

But as the leaves got bigger they were rounded. This came up near a bunch of self-seeded tomatoes, Mexican mint and morning glories. It's about 6 inches tall now. Any ideas?

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RE: Thought it was a tomato seedling...

Looks a lot like watermelon, or cucumber.


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RE: Thought it was a tomato seedling...

It is buffalobur, Solanum rostratum. In the nightshade family.
hortster


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RE: Thought it was a tomato seedling...

Yikes, that's a new sticker plant, haven't seen those before. It's gone. Thanks hortster!


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