Help Identify an Unknown Sho-Nuff Weed

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Date Photo Taken: 05/28/2020
Location: Athens, GA
Posted By: Underdog

Notes:

This is definitely a weed. There’s not much pretty about it and it grows profusely. Looks like fibrous roots from a main taproot. Stem is recumbent growing upright. I think it’s finely pubescent. The leaves are narrow with a prominent main rib underneath, and a bluntly rounded end with a fine point. The flowers are white fuzz, somewhat like a small paintbrush. I’m curious about this plant, but not excited. It looks like a cross between a fleabane and cudweed with a little bean family mixed in.

COMMENTS

  1. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    It looks like tramp weed
    Check my website notes on facelis

    July 3rd, 2020 at 5:24 pm
  2. Underdog Flower Fanatic says:

    That’s it for sure. I find it interesting that the method of control is to make my soil and lawn healthy…
    Thanks for the help!

    July 5th, 2020 at 8:51 am

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