From Prior Lake, MN

Asked July 15, 2019, 3:59 PM EDT

In attached pic, is a plant that came out of nowhere fast..its about 4ft tall with huge leaves. I did not plant it and wondering what it is before I pull it up. In pic it is slightly wilted looking due to hot weather. Perhsps it's a weed..i just dont know. I sure hope you can help me, I'm new in MN (Prior Lake) and none of my neighbors know what it is. Thank you so much! P. Holmes

Scott County Minnesota giant ragweed plant id

2 Responses

Your plant is giant ragweed. I would get rid of it as soon as possible. Here is more info. https://www.minnesotawildflowers.info/flower/giant-ragweed

Will do ..right now! Thank you so much- I appreciate your help!