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Please can you help me identify this plant?

(10 Posts)
Swifey Thu 20-Apr-17 21:57:53

I'm worried it's poisonous! It's just started growing in my orchard, and this is our ninth summer here!

Swifey Thu 20-Apr-17 21:59:26

It's about 6 - 8 inches high, and is growing next to my hazelnuts.

7Days Thu 20-Apr-17 22:00:48

It looks a bit like an arum. Reminds me of lords and ladies but its not that.

BestIsWest Thu 20-Apr-17 22:02:10

I can't see any leave but it looks a bit like Lords and Ladies to me (arum)

BestIsWest Thu 20-Apr-17 22:04:36

Here's one

Swifey Thu 20-Apr-17 22:21:38

Yes, that looks exactly like it!! I will google, thanks so much!

Ohyesiam Thu 20-Apr-17 22:31:48

It's lords and ladies, it is slightly toxic, but not to bad. I thought dd1 had eaten a berry from it in autumn when she was 2, clanked NHS and they said it was fine. She matter told me she hadn't eaten a berry, but said yes because she liked saying yes when I asked her things.

MrsBertBibby Thu 20-Apr-17 23:39:35

she liked saying yes when I asked her things.

They change so much!

Bastarding Lords and Arsehole Ladies. They are popping up all over my garden. They take some digging to get them out.

toothgenie Thu 20-Apr-17 23:51:53

I call it Cuckoo pint

JeNeSuisPasVotreMiel Sat 22-Apr-17 06:09:16

Really difficult to get rid of but probably fine in an orchard.

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