Plant ID forum: Found a plant in our backyard

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Aug 11, 2016 8:15 AM CST
6 ft tall, stalky, the flowers on it are dead so I'm not sure what colour they were. We live in Canada.
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There's also a similar one with leaves like this

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Name: Myriam
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Aug 11, 2016 8:23 AM CST
It looks like a Macleaya sp. to me, I mean the second one..

Aug 11, 2016 10:32 AM CST
The first one looks like lovage (Levisticum officinale). Does it have large seed heads?
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Aug 11, 2016 11:36 AM CST


Second one, got lots of good pictures right here in our database! nodding
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