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What is the name of this plant?

It grew by itself. But I don't see it in any garden shops.

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Old 01.06.2019, 18:53
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

I think Angelica would be a good name. Or Cyrus.
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Old 01.06.2019, 19:07
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neither of these
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Old 01.06.2019, 22:43
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Triffid.
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Could be. Or a variety. Guess it's a weed. Whatever a weed is?
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Old 02.06.2019, 07:33
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Could be. Or a variety. Guess it's a weed. Whatever a weed is?
A weed you can smoke
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Old 02.06.2019, 08:13
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Some kind of thistle?
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Old 02.06.2019, 08:18
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I'll go and ask in Hauenstein Garden centre.
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Could it be a sweet william? These spiky buds will all turn into little flowers. I think it's called something Bart in German as it looks a bit like a beard.
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Old 02.06.2019, 10:47
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Could be a sweet william
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Could it be a sweet william? These spiky buds will all turn into little flowers. I think it's called something Bart in German as it looks a bit like a beard.
Yes. I think it is. Thanks!!
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Here's the same plant after it flowered

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Old 08.06.2019, 23:04
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Wow...lovely sweet william!
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Old 12.06.2019, 15:08
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Heres another that I dont know the name of. Any ideas?

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Lavender?
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Old 12.06.2019, 15:25
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Photos are too blurry - need a close-up of the flower and of the leaf... could maybe be a Salvia (I assume it's not a lavender)... normally I would crush a bit of leaf and see what it smells like... can't do that over the internet...
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It's a triffid come to get you Omtatsat, watch out !!
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Re: What is the name of this plant?

Bob. But it could also be Edward.
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Old 12.06.2019, 16:02
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Bob.
Kate, which is short for Bob
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Yes. Its not lavender
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