Plant ID forum: What kind of plant is this

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Latisha
Mar 25, 2018 3:38 PM CST
I got this from a coworker and I have no idea what kind of tree/plant this is. I'm trying to take care of it and I'm clueless. Please help. TIA
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fwmosher
Mar 25, 2018 4:32 PM CST
It looks like some kind of a herb/vegetable? Any smell to the leaves when you pinch them between your fingers?
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fwmosher
Mar 25, 2018 4:33 PM CST
Sorry Latisha, welcome to the Form! Someone will identify your plant, I am horrible at it. Cheers!
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plantladylin
Mar 25, 2018 4:49 PM CST
It doesn't appear to be a woody plant/tree but rather a herbaceous plant of some sort. I wonder if it m ight be a variety of Jacobaea? https://garden.org/plants/sear...

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tofitropic
Mar 25, 2018 7:04 PM CST
strange, the image is not clear on my screen sorry, but it reminds me of some flowering kale, one with cut leaved typed, bolting.
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DaisyI
Mar 25, 2018 8:30 PM CST
First thought - mustard that is going to seed.

Second thought, what kind of a friend gives an over the hill mustard plant as a gift?

Third thought, I must be wrong... Smiling

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Carter
Mar 26, 2018 2:26 PM CST
I agree it looks like a variety of flowering kale - one that is being grown in far too little light. These guys really like a lot of sun.
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porkpal
Mar 26, 2018 4:52 PM CST
There is a type of split leaf primrose that grows here which looks a lot like your plant - except it runs on the ground instead of standing vertically.
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greene
Mar 27, 2018 8:32 AM CST
Shrug! Maybe one of the ornamental kales that is past its prime. Look at Crane Feather King and Crane Feather Queen ornamental kale.
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Frillylily
Mar 30, 2018 10:58 PM CST
do the leaves have scent and is the stem square?
It may be an artemesia of some kind.

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