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May 31, 2018 7:53 AM CST
New York
Growing zinnia seeds in compost soil, and noticed a strange brown growth on one of the seedling leaves. It has grown in size just like the seedling itself, I have no idea what it could be?
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May 31, 2018 11:10 AM CST
Name: Sharon Rose
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Hi JuliaJune! Welcome!

No worries that is what the seed was in. Hurray! You should be able to easily pick it off and throw it away. Zinnias are beautiful!

May you be blessed with beautiful flowers and a wonderful growing season!
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May 31, 2018 7:30 PM CST
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It might be the shell from a seed of something you composted. When the seed sprouted it sent its first leaves right up and into the seed shell or husk.
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