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Good Morning, Could anyone identify this monster of a weed for me.




Jacobaea vulgaris also called ragwort or stinking willie - yeh good idea to get rid of it - before it goes to seed. It could be hazardous to live stock or small pets that like to munch on random things (my cat for example).

26 Sep, 2019


Thank you for that Bathgate.

26 Sep, 2019


looks more like a thistle to me especially with the tap root. either way if you don't want it, it is a weed so pop it in the green waste. if you have your own compost bin pop the leaves in with out the root.

26 Sep, 2019


I don't think this is the whole root. Looks like it broke off.

26 Sep, 2019


Thank you all for that, yes I do think the root broke off, and its already composted.

26 Sep, 2019

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