Is this a weed or flower?

« Back to Name that Plant

Date Photo Taken: March 31, 2012
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Posted By: kcordum

Notes:

Help! This is growing under a few of my rose bushes and other bushes. I am not sure if the previous owner planted these or if they are new weeds. Does anyone know? I would like to pull them but if they are flowers, I will leave them. Any help is appreciated.

COMMENTS

  1. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Oh, my neck! I can’t tell from the picture but it does look a little weedy. My favorite definition of a weed is, any plant growing out of place. Merriam Webster says it this way: a plant that is not valued where it is growing and is usually of vigorous growth; especially : one that tends to overgrow or choke out more desirable plants (2) : a weedy growth of plants

    April 1st, 2012 at 8:30 am
  2. Ada Y. Unregistered says:

    Nepalese Browntop (Microstegium vimineum)
    it’s an invasive weed. http://www.invasive.org/weedcd/species/3051.htm

    I’m a student at Gwinnett Technical College.
    For details on the department and classes go to http://www.gwinnetttech.edu/horticulture/

    April 7th, 2012 at 7:51 am

Leave a Reply