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I suppose they are weeds re-post from weeds forum

Posted by anita55 zone 6 NY (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 27, 08 at 14:31

Please help me to ID these from my yard. Are you getting the idea that my yard is just one big weed factory? Thank you!

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RE: I suppose they are weeds re-post from weeds forum

OK I'm replying to myself here! Could this be Commelina communis? Asiatic dayflower? If it is drat again!

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RE: I suppose they are weeds re-post from weeds forum

2 is Commelina communis, 1 may be Pilea pumila.


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RE: I suppose they are weeds re-post from weeds forum

Asiatic day flower has a very small white lower flower petal, and the native one supposedly has the bottom flower petal that is only slightly smaller and the same color as the other two petals...just read this today because I was trying to check out which one showed up. They are annuals.


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RE: I suppose they are weeds re-post from weeds forum

I agree with giantslug that the first is Clearweed, Pilea pumila. Hey, it's native anyway! It will colonize in disturbed ground, so you'll probably see a lot of it as you get rid of your invasives.


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