Identify a lawn weed

aac332July 4, 2014

Can anyone help identify this weed that is completely taking over my lawn and any tips for eradicating it?

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TulsaRose z7a, Tulsa OK(7a)

Could be Acalypha, maybe A. virginica, also known as Three-Seeded Mercury. Frequent mowing will keep it from setting seed...maybe starve the roots.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2014 at 8:42AM
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