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Supermarket seeds lead to pot plant

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LIVERPOOL, England, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- A 3-year-old girl in the British city of Liverpool now has a cannabis plant after buying an organic seed mix at a supermarket, her father says.

Danny Williams said his young daughter, Lois, planted seeds from a bag of health food mix that was purchased at a store in Huyton and now a healthy marijuana plant sits in their backyard, the Liverpool Echo said Friday.

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Williams said his daughter had been attempting to follow in his gardening footsteps by planting the seeds.

"She wanted to plant something of her own like I do, so we just chucked some seeds into the soil," he told the Echo.

"Two months on and there was a cannabis plant in my garden. I could not believe it."

Another shock for the unsuspecting father was the fact his daughter has been eating the seed mix since they purchased it, the newspaper reported.

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