Weeds to identify

lythir(Bay Area, CA)January 11, 2012

Okay, so I have two weeds to get an opinion on. The first picture is one, the next two are another.

Weed 1

Weed 2a

Weed 2b

Thanks!

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carol23_gw

First one looks like Melilotus

Second appears to be an Epilobium of some type.

Here is a link that might be useful: Melilotus albus

    Bookmark   January 11, 2012 at 7:16PM
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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Yes, #2 is an Epilobium. Pull & discard before the seeds fly everywhere.

    Bookmark   January 12, 2012 at 1:36AM
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Beeone(4 N. Wyo.)

First one is white sweet clover. Great green manure, biennial, fixes its own nitrogen and has a very nice smell. Makes a terrible weed, though not as much a problem in a garden setting as it is easy to chop out the first year. Otherwise, prevent seed production and it will quickly disappear.

    Bookmark   January 13, 2012 at 1:56AM
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