Plant ID forum: Any ideas what this is?

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Aug 31, 2017 11:15 AM CST
Hi I have lots of these coming up the one in the photo is proberly the tallest.
So my question is what is it?
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Aug 31, 2017 11:27 AM CST
I think it is gopher spurge.
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Aug 31, 2017 11:30 AM CST
Euphorbia lathyris....Gopher Spurge, Caper Spurge, Mole Plant, Myrtle Spurge
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Aug 31, 2017 2:14 PM CST
I agree, it looks like Gopher Spurge (Euphorbia lathyris) Two photos from our above database link:
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Aug 31, 2017 9:29 PM CST
Its supposed to keep gophers out of your garden but it doesn't. But it does turn into a pretty aggressive nuisance. Smiling
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Sep 1, 2017 12:15 AM CST
Thank you for all your replys after reading about it I think I will remove them as they pop up.

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