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Miles Flansburg
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This is a pioneer that has started growing in an area I cleared when I was setting up camp. Only watered by the sparse rains, in the full sun. It is a clump about 1.5 feet across and about 8 inches tall.
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jimmy gallop
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Find out what it is .it may be the only crop next year
 
Miles Flansburg
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Hi Jimmy, I hope it is edible . it would sure be great.
 
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It's hard for me to tell from the photo on my little phone screen but it looks like it could be a cress. Maybe winter cress? We have lots of that in winter. Very bitter in warm weather but when it's freezy out it's pretty good
 
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