(go to kickstarter page)
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

Ground Cover Plant ID Help  RSS feed

 
mud bailey
Posts: 12
Location: Southwest Virginia, Zone 6/7
1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
We have an abandoned hoop house with no cover on our new property, and this is growing all over the old beds in there. The goats love it. The tallest it gets is about 6 inches and its flowering now in Zone 6/7. Any ideas?

I thought the flowers looked clover-ish, but the leaves do not at all.

 
Mike Underhill
Posts: 53
Location: N. Sac. Valley
1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hard to say, maybe "chickweed". Check out google images.
 
wayne stephen
steward
Posts: 1793
Location: Western Kentucky-Climate Unpredictable Zone 6b
104
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Maybe a mouse ear chickweed ? The purple in stem and flower has me puzzled .
 
Steve Flanagan
gardener
Posts: 324
Location: North Fork, CA. USDA Zone 9a, Heat Zone 8, 37 degrees North, Sunset 7/9, elevation 2600 feet
8
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
can you post another angle? It looks familiar.
 
Morgan Morrigan
Posts: 1400
Location: Verde Valley, AZ.
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
stems look like a plantain...
 
Alder Burns
pollinator
Posts: 1358
Location: northern California
42
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Almost certainly some kind of cress. If so, it's edible!
 
These are not the droids you are looking for. Perhaps I can interest you in a tiny ad?
paul's latest kickstarter
https://permies.com/t/65247/permaculture-design/permaculture-design-alternative-technology-live
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!