Plant ID forum: Is this an edible plant?

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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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Apr 13, 2016 10:55 AM CST
I'm finding this coming up in a number of spots. Not sure what it is, I've never noticed it before.
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Apr 13, 2016 11:00 AM CST
I'd say its a weed at first glance.
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Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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Apr 13, 2016 11:09 AM CST
I think it is a weed in the mustard family. I'm not sure which one off the top of my head. Some are edible but best to get a definitive ID if possible, just to be safe.
Name: greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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Apr 13, 2016 11:29 AM CST
It does look like some kind of mustard plant. I wouldn't advise eating it just yet...
Maybe you could let them mature, keep a photo journal, then collect and photograph the seeds. That should help get a pretty good ID.
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