1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Not to worry. Check out the archived thread of the Q&A with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns, and the LawnSite community on the Franchising Forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Name that plant...

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by OmegaRed, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. OmegaRed

    OmegaRed LawnSite Member
    from NE OHIO
    Posts: 191

    Plant is shaped like a hosta, but I don't think it is unless it's another variation. Leaves arent hard like hosta

    2012-04-20_09-45-05_274.jpg
     
  2. PerfectEarth

    PerfectEarth LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,735

    Looks like Lamb's Ear to me. Without the fuzz on the foliage.
     
  3. Think Green

    Think Green LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,746

    I agree as this plant is a perennial and was a pretty popular thing around old home settings. I have a few older customers that prefer this plant. It is of the old times garden setting.
     
  4. lakesregionscapes

    lakesregionscapes LawnSite Member
    Posts: 145

    Looks to me like it could be a rather large, older foxglove: perennial/biannual depending on the variety, easy self-seeders...
     
  5. OmegaRed

    OmegaRed LawnSite Member
    from NE OHIO
    Posts: 191

    K much appreciated everyone
     
  6. lcfd8

    lcfd8 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 18

    That is a Foxglove
     
  7. Duekster

    Duekster LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 7,961

    +1 but it seems too big. Could be a naturalized version. I have seen that happen with other perennials.
     
  8. Kate Butler

    Kate Butler LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 640

    Leaf veining looks like comfrey to me.
     
  9. TX Easymoney

    TX Easymoney LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,063

    looks like something i would 'accidently' spray roundup on
     
  10. Ducke

    Ducke LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 353

    George !:laugh:
     

Share This Page