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What weed is this

Posted by Texas_Weed north texas (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 15, 12 at 15:14

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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RE: What weed is this

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

Paul


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RE: What weed is this

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 ...


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RE: What weed is this

  • Posted by ocgf Z8 (My Page) on
    Fri, Aug 17, 12 at 16:32

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


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