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Invasive Plants: Help ID this Nettle-like weed

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debnes_dfw_tx
Fort Worth, TX
(Zone 8a)

May 31, 2011
3:40 PM

Post #8599828

Sorry i have to link to the picture instead of uploading it. This plant was misidentified as "False Nettle" B. Cylindrica.

http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/fp.php?pid=6710643
Please help correct this.

:-Debnes
salix_man
Barberton, OH

May 31, 2011
5:25 PM

Post #8600039

Possibly Clear weed, Pilea Pumila. Does it have a clear stem?
debnes_dfw_tx
Fort Worth, TX
(Zone 8a)

June 1, 2011
5:34 AM

Post #8600915

No the stem is green.

frostweed

frostweed
Josephine, Arlington, TX
(Zone 8a)

July 20, 2011
12:00 PM

Post #8704056

Deb, I think what you have is Mulberry weed, Fatoua villosa ; we get a lot of it at the greenhouse.
http://www.arhomeandgarden.org/plantoftheweek/articles/mulberryweed.htm
http://www.missouriplants.com/Greenalt/Fatoua_villosa_page.html
debnes_dfw_tx
Fort Worth, TX
(Zone 8a)

August 15, 2011
5:58 AM

Post #8757177

That's it Josephine!

Thank you!

frostweed

frostweed
Josephine, Arlington, TX
(Zone 8a)

August 15, 2011
10:49 AM

Post #8757747

You are welcome Deb.

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