What is this plant?

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  1. ShiftZZ

    ShiftZZ Funster Life Member

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    Any budding Alan Titmarsh out there that can identify this for Mrs ShiftZZ, I said it was a weed.
     

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    More info please...

    Size of flower
    Size of mother plant
    Where found, In garden, in wild, sunny place, shady place
    pic of leaf of plant

    Ta

    Peter
     
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    Ta Peter,

    Did some looking at pics and it turns out to be,,,
    FOX AND CUBS
    [Orange Hawkweed]
    Hieracium aurantiaca


    Thanks for the reply.

    Just noticed all the birds are eating my Mountain Ass berries, is that a sign of a hard winter ahead?
     
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    Aka 'Grim the Collier' ... :Cool:
     
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    No...........Its a sign your birdfeeders empty.
     
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    Tut Tut....:Doh:
     
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    Do NOT try and smoke it:Wink:
     
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    A weed is merely a plant in the wrong place. If Mrs ShiftZZ likes it then it obviously is not in the wrong place so cannot possibly be a weed :Laughing:
     
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