What is this weed?

flowersandthings(MidAtlantic 6/7)July 12, 2005

What is this weed?

It seems to like the shade and gets pretty tall 4-5 feet. It doesn't (does it?) have flowers.

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Vera_EWASH(z5 EasternWA)

Pretty sure you got a horseweed....they grow much taller and lankier in shade...I get them in sun and if left go they can reach 4 ft, but I usually yank before that. When I first moved to this place I had a ton. They are annuals and easy to pull up.

Here is a link that might be useful: Conyza canadensis

    Bookmark   July 14, 2005 at 2:08AM
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flowersandthings(MidAtlantic 6/7)

No its not horseweed. I've seen that and it looks different its less branchy than this one:

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   July 14, 2005 at 6:13PM
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Looks like some kind of aster in the second picture.

    Bookmark   July 14, 2005 at 9:18PM
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