ID'ing Lawn weeds

gooup(z9, LA)May 12, 2014

Wasn't sure if this were better posted in Louisiana/Missisppi gardening, or Lawn Care, but here goes:

I have some weeds in my front lawn (St. Augustine) here in Houma, LA and i'm trying to identify them so i know what i'm fighting. Can anyone help ID these?

I think i have a few of these identified, some however are alluding me:

Weed 1: Dallisgrass?

Weed 2: ???

Weed 3: Nutsedge?

Weed 4: ???

Weed 5: Buttonweed?

Weed 6: ???

Here's a link to an album with more photos of each weed:

Here is a link that might be useful: Here is a link to an album of photos of weeds i'm trying to identify:

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the first 4 look like grasses.

no idea what types.

5- no idea...

6 - looks a bit like Cilantro / Coriander
or maybe a wild relative

    Bookmark   May 14, 2014 at 12:25PM
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Not sure #3 is nutsedge. Remember sedges have edges. Sedge Stem is triangular not round.

    Bookmark   October 20, 2014 at 10:02PM
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missingtheobvious(Blue Ridge 7a)

3 is absolutely not nutsedge. Not remotely close. (Be glad.)

5 is definitely buttonweed. You have my sympathy. I've read that the best way to control it is to tear it out whenever you see it, and mow short.

    Bookmark   October 20, 2014 at 10:08PM
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