What is this volunteer plant in our hosta bed?

Asked April 24, 2016, 5:18 PM EDT

This just appeared between our hostas in rock island il. Looks a little like romaine! Thanks :-)

Rock Island County Illinois

1 Response


The shoots in your photo appear to be Pokeweed emerging from the rocks. It is a perennial weed which should be dug out including the roots.

Carol Quish