Pulmonaria rubra, nice red with plain green leaves, always has a flower or two out for the New Year's Day flower count unless it's a very harsh winter.
pulmonarias are good early in the year
all excuses accepted here Liz
and don't worry about spelling.
I agree with Bob, Chenopodiaceae. I can't get nearer than that
thank you clattnow.
If you repost the one in the middle when it grows a bit someone may recognise it. someone may yet recognise it on this thread, not everyone is here all the time
what sort of poppy?
the annuals die after flowering and the perennials die back. but if you cut back the perennials you may get a fresh crop of leaves.
perennials should flower every year
the feathery one looks like fennel
i don't recognise the one in the middle
they don't really look like blackthorn stems, or leaves, too broad. Ladybird is right re the thorns. No thorns, no blackthorn.
have you more photos of the blue one please? one where we can see the leaves clearly.
and an idea of size