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#319402 - 05/27/2010 at 02:32 AM Looks like a marigold
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but it's not. I had a few in the yard last year and I left them thinking they were marigolds. They never bloomed that I remember. Now I have a few more that are already at least 2 feet tall. What are these things?
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#319404 - 05/27/2010 at 02:59 AM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: Bestofour]
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Got a picture?
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#319440 - 05/27/2010 at 03:15 PM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: afgreyparrot]
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ragweed seedlings somewhat look like marigold seedlings...
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#319441 - 05/27/2010 at 03:22 PM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: kennyso]
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I'll get a picture. I've noticed I've got several popping up in different areas, shade and sun, and they get tall really fast.
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#319635 - 05/30/2010 at 04:18 AM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: Bestofour]
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I can practically see this thing grow.


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#319637 - 05/30/2010 at 04:23 AM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: Bestofour]
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I get several weeds similar. If it grows that fast and well it is probably a weed. But I do not have a name for that one or for mine. Mine look more like tomato plants without the fringe benefits.
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#319658 - 05/30/2010 at 09:55 PM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: Tina]
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I have to say, it does looks like ragweed to me.
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#319676 - 05/31/2010 at 04:12 AM Re: Looks like a marigold [Re: kennyso]
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I'll be pulling it up!!! Thanks.
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