Ask a Question forum: Plant ID pt 2

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ambermac
Apr 7, 2016 2:01 PM CST
Ok, here are some more! Again, all from Central Texas.

This looks like false ragweed to me, but the leaves are off (I think).

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And this one, I just have no idea:




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Name: greene
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greene
Apr 7, 2016 2:08 PM CST
if you would post only one plant per thread please it would be better. Also a photo of the entire plant. The shadows make it difficult to see the detail; can you take the photos when the shadows are not so severe and get close-ups of the leaves for each plant in question. More detailed photos; less fingers and hands. Thank You!
Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"

ambermac
Apr 7, 2016 2:21 PM CST
Thank you, I'll keep that in mind for next time. These plants have already been pressed and dried though, so this is all I have for these.
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
Apr 7, 2016 3:57 PM CST
The flowers made me think Gypsophila but the foliage made me wonder about Desmodiums. There is a forum just for plant ID, if you have other mystery plants! Good luck!
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ambermac
Apr 7, 2016 4:02 PM CST
Thank you for the tip, I'll check those out!
Name: Nora
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HemNorth
Apr 7, 2016 11:01 PM CST
I'm assuming that the bottom three photos belong to the same plant? It reminds me of the tall white or yellow clover that used to grow in our orchard. I remember riding on the wagon that Dad's Ford Ferguson tractor pulled and I would delight in pulling these long seed strands that would be on plants about 3 or 4 feet tall. They felt so nice, like tiny miniature nuggets, that I would fling back into the apple orchard.
I'd love to know the name of them, too. I tip my hat to you.
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
Apr 8, 2016 7:33 AM CST
If you are unable to decide from the responses here, there's also a section just for trying to ID mystery plants:
http://garden.org/forums/view/...
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The less I interfere, the more balance mother nature provides.
๐Ÿ‘’๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿ‘ฃ๐Ÿก๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ‚๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿโฆโง ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒฝโ€โ˜€๐ŸŒบ
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Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Apr 8, 2016 9:11 AM CST
HemNorth said:I'm assuming that the bottom three photos belong to the same plant? It reminds me of the tall white or yellow clover that used to grow in our orchard. I remember riding on the wagon that Dad's Ford Ferguson tractor pulled and I would delight in pulling these long seed strands that would be on plants about 3 or 4 feet tall. They felt so nice, like tiny miniature nuggets, that I would fling back into the apple orchard.
I'd love to know the name of them, too. I tip my hat to you.


The tall yellow sweet clover is named Meliltus oficinalis.

The white sweet clover is named White Sweetclover (Melilotus albus).

Both are excellent for honeybees!

Hope this helps. Thumbs up

Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~~"Leaf of Faith"
Name: Nora
Castlegar, B. C. Canada (Zone 5b)
Region: Canadian Cat Lover Salvias Xeriscape Roses Organic Gardener
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HemNorth
Apr 9, 2016 9:43 PM CST
The tall yellow sweet clover is named Meliltus oficinalis.

The white sweet clover is named White Sweetclover (Melilotus albus).

Thanks for satisfying my curiosity, Greene. It's so satisfying to be given the answer! I went to the database and looked it up, and sure enough, Melilotus officinalis was the very plant! Hurray!
It is so nice to run into my friend, the Angel Angel again!
All the very best to you. Thumbs up

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