reddish-topped weedlings

katkerri(NC mountains)April 8, 2013

here is growing some chickweed and i think the little blue flowers are called "speedwell"..does anyone know the name of the reddish-topped plants?

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stimpy926

I believe "Henbit" - Lamium purpureum

Here is a link that might be useful: link

    Bookmark   April 8, 2013 at 3:31PM
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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

Yes, to Lamium purpureum, but that is either Purple Deadnettle (US) or Red Deadnettle (UK). Henbit is Lamium amplexicaule. Paul_in_pa's link makes the difference clear.

You also have some healthy Cardamine hirsuta, aka Hairy Bittercress, in the mix. You are right about the chickweed and speedwell.

    Bookmark   April 8, 2013 at 4:20PM
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