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I've tried for quite a while to get colewort (<em>Crambe cordifolia</em>) established from seeds and plants, so when I saw these sturdy leaves emerging, I thought I'd finally gotten one going. Thanks to eagle-eyed reader Luke, I now know that it is Siberian hogweed (<em>Heracleum sphondylium</em> var. <em>sibiricum</em>) Who knows how it got here, or how I didn't notice it earlier. But it's welcome to stay, since it apparently lacks the toxic properties of other hogweeds, and I like the lacy…