Lawn weed ID

julia42(9a)September 20, 2010

I have a lawn weed I'd like to ID. It is a small, low-growing lawn weed that creates a fairly charming blanket of white four petaled white flowers. It's starting to take over our yard a bit, so I'm trying to determine if there's a reason for me to try to eradicate it. I think it's pretty and I have to mow it less than the St. Augustine's, but I want to make sure I'm not going to regret leaving it.

I live just south of Houston Texas in Zone 9.

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tyrlych

Looks like Diodia.

    Bookmark   September 20, 2010 at 12:10PM
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julia42(9a)

Thanks. That's definitely it. I'm surprised I couldn't find anything IDing online before posting on this forum since it seems to be considered one of the most difficult lawn weeds in the south. Live and learn, huh?

    Bookmark   September 20, 2010 at 12:35PM
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