Plant ID forum: Planted from seed, what is it?

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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
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piksihk
Jul 9, 2016 12:52 PM CST
Planted this spring from seeds- what is it?
The leaves are very interesting...

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Name: josephine
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frostweed
Jul 9, 2016 2:16 PM CST
I would like to know too. Smiling
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HamiltonSquare
Jul 9, 2016 2:50 PM CST
Reminds me of this......
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Name: Calin
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fixpix
Jul 9, 2016 2:59 PM CST
Reminds me of jatropha, but not sure which.
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fixpix
Jul 9, 2016 3:01 PM CST
Or papaya?

Any other pics? Stem?
Name: Greene
Savannah, GA (Sunset 28) (Zone 8b)
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greene
Jul 9, 2016 4:22 PM CST
Looks similar to Papaya. Papaya leaves have many different shapes.
Here is one photo from out database.
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Name: Porkpal
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porkpal
Jul 9, 2016 4:33 PM CST
What did the seed look like?
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Name: Betsy
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piksihk
Jul 9, 2016 5:26 PM CST
@HamiltonSquare you jogged my memory, and I believe it is the manihot hibiscus. I planted several varieties of hibiscus seeds and this one took.

Thanks, ya'll.
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Name: Greene
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greene
Jul 9, 2016 5:45 PM CST
I looked at your plant list and you have Sunset Hibiscus seeds were sewn March 6th; is that what this is?
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thepegasus
Jul 9, 2016 6:13 PM CST
Its a Papaya (Carica papaya)...
Name: Feng Xiao Long
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XiaoLong
Jul 10, 2016 5:21 AM CST
I agree

Looks like papaya to me too Smiling

Maybe you can pinch a small amount of lowest leaf. As long as i remember papaya have milky white sap.
Name: Porkpal
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porkpal
Jul 10, 2016 6:40 AM CST
I think anyone who planted a papaya seed would likely remember it...?
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