Plant ID forum: Round waxy thick leaved plants? (cold climate)(Canada)

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wintercrow
May 10, 2016 6:34 PM CST
They're sprouting up in tiny pockets. They aren't really expansive so far.
I was curious because I live in canada, and cold climates don't usually yield waxy thick large leaved plants like this. Its my first year seeing them in our yard
I know its not much info, and might have to wait longer to see if they have flowers or fruit
Thanks for viewing! Any suggestions would be helpful
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JRsbugs
May 10, 2016 7:21 PM CST
Welcome!

Marrow?

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sooby
May 10, 2016 7:35 PM CST
Welcome! It does look like something in the squash family (marrow here would probably be like a large zucchini). Did you throw out any pumpkin seeds or anything like that?
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pardalinum
May 10, 2016 7:44 PM CST
I was thinking maybe a big hunky pumpkin...
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HamiltonSquare
May 10, 2016 8:19 PM CST
I think a mellon of some sort.
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wintercrow
May 11, 2016 5:11 PM CST
Thanks for the help! We used to throw melon seeds an shells into our backyard to compost! Didn't expect them to grow though!

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