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Q.We Have Small Plant With Spikey Dark Green Leaves That Has Appeared From Nowhere . Should I Dig It Up ?

Zone Kidderminster, UK | Anonymous added on February 25, 2022 | Answered

it could be Miscanthus.2 plants have appeared 3 foot from a 6 ft Larch Lap fence.they been there since last September without flowering. Any idea what they are?

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Answered on March 7, 2022

We didn't get enough information or photos for a positive ID, but I wouldn't dig them up just yet. I always wait at least for a flower because it could be a wildflower coming up. If you have miscanthus nearby it certainly could be that. Look around your yard for any other plants they resemble.

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