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Alex Apfelbaum
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I'm trying to identify this invasive weed that is crawling around in my garden pretty much everywhere. It's the only one that consisteltly makes it through my layer of mulch. It's a climber, in the summer it's all over the tomatoes and sunflowers.

Does anybody know what it is ?
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Ben Johansen
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Sheep sorrel is the first thing that's popping in my head, but I don't think that's what it is. Do you have any pic of the older plants, maybe with flowers or seedheads?
 
Alex Apfelbaum
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I found a picture of the flower. The seed pods are round about half a centimeter wide and the seeds about two milimeters and black half-round with corners. Seedpod and seeds are similar to morning glory ones, but a little bit smaller.

On the image you can see the flower and also some small flower buds.
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Alex Apfelbaum
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That's it, field bindweed !

Thanks a lot

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