What weed is this

Texas_WeedAugust 15, 2012

I've got this weed I've never seen before spreading over my St. Augustine lawn this year. Can someone tell me what it is & a cure?

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wally_1936(8b)

If you do not get an answer here you might want to take the photo to your local extension agent.

Paul

    Bookmark   August 17, 2012 at 2:16PM
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roselee z8b S.W. Texas

Yes, or you can try posting the photo to the Name That Plant forum or the Weeds Forum.

Here is a link that might be useful: Weeds Forum ...

    Bookmark   August 17, 2012 at 2:37PM
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ocgf(Z8)

I think is a type of wild aster. I have it. It has some whitish aster-like flower but it still looks kind of lanky and unattractive. Most of the time I just pull them out. If I have been too lazy, have let them take over the area and the wife is freaking over how wild the yard looks... then I use a broad-leaf herbicide.

Omar

    Bookmark   August 17, 2012 at 4:32PM
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