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Thursday, 13 September 2018

Take Three Thursday: A Rogue Plant

Today I am joining Mary Lou with her Thursday meme where you show three photos following a theme of something you have observed during the week.
Out in the potato field there is a rogue plant growing.


Amongst the potato leaves there are some marrow/ squash type leaves. Taking a closer look one can see that the plant is flourishing.

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The shape is like a squash but the colour is like a marrow. Any suggestions?

5 comments:

  1. Given the ease with which my pumpkins and courgettes cross-pollinate, I'd say it's a cross between a courgette and a butternut squash. Did you grow these last year? Either way, it's cute and sure to be yum ... grate it into some bread dough and bake!

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  2. Butternut squash are like this when young and then the skin hardens and goes creamer or as Ella says it might be a cross. It might not last long in colder weather.

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  3. Thanks for joining in Maggie & this is a very intriguing threesome. We get types of squash like this both in shape & colour ... the colour looks like there's been too little sunlight (hiding in the potato tops).

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  4. I'm late to the quiz, and have nothing more to offer than you've already received!

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