Soft-woody-like weed

chueh(7B)August 26, 2012

I posted this weed months ago:

Since the weed was still small without flowers, it couldn't be identified.

I took a picture of the plant with its tiny pink-maroon color flowers on it. Sorry about the blurriness of the picture, for trying to get a close-up. Hopefully, it still can be identifiable.

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Have you taken a sample of this to your counties Cooperative Extension Service office?
Some location descriptor other than United States might also help.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2012 at 6:57AM
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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Use this clickable map to locate your county's Extensive Service office:

Here is a link that might be useful: locate your county's Extension Service office

    Bookmark   August 27, 2012 at 12:59PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

Looks like one of the Persicarias.

    Bookmark   August 28, 2012 at 4:14PM
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Thank you all for the info

    Bookmark   August 30, 2012 at 8:06PM
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This is Acalypha virginica, commonly called threeseed mercury or Virginia copperleaf.

    Bookmark   August 31, 2012 at 5:28PM
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