Plant ID forum: What is this?

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JanGrow
Jul 26, 2016 8:18 PM CST
Growing in a Saskatchewan back yard.
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Name: Daniel Erdy
Catawba SC (Zone 7b)
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ediblelandscapingsc
Jul 26, 2016 8:25 PM CST
looks like strawberry spinach
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Name: Sandy B.
Ford River, Michigan UP (Zone 4b)
(Zone 4b-maybe 5a)
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Weedwhacker
Jul 26, 2016 9:50 PM CST
I agree -- I think it's also called "beetberry" ? http://www.territorialseed.com/category/beetberry
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Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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sooby
Jul 27, 2016 4:44 AM CST
Welcome! I know it as strawberry blite, Chenopodium capitatum. It grows wild here. Same plant as Daniel and Sandy mentioned, different common names. I assume strawberry blite is the most common common name since it's the primary one in the database.


JanGrow
Jul 27, 2016 5:01 PM CST
Thank you!

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