what is this growing in my lawn?

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Date Photo Taken: June 07 2011
Location: Douglasville, Ga
Posted By: cathie621

Notes:

what is this going in my lawn? One day it had little tiny yellow flowers on it. could you please tell me what it is.

COMMENTS

  1. cathie621 Registered says:

    oop!!! meant to say what is this growing in my yard.

    June 8th, 2011 at 4:34 pm
  2. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Hi D’ville! Looks like yellow purslane or that’s what I always called it until just then when I checked the USDA site. Seems yellow purslane favors Hawaii. Well don’t we all! So, its ugly cousin is called little hogweed, Portulaca oleracea L. and this is what it looks like
    http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=POOL&photoID=pool_006_avp.jpg
    Hope this helps.

    June 8th, 2011 at 8:47 pm
  3. Bobby Unregistered says:

    Thank you, that is it.

    June 9th, 2011 at 2:20 pm
  4. Norma Flower Fanatic says:

    I have these things pop up in spring in some of my gardens. The first year I thought it was ‘cute’. Now I pull them out as I see them and refuse to let them go to seed!

    June 9th, 2011 at 2:30 pm

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