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Name: Christine
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wildflowers
Mar 17, 2015 12:04 PM CST
How cute! It made me think for a minute - Although it's supposed to be an annual, that henbit must be acting like a perennial, coming back from the same spot every year? Right?
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Name: Sandi
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Bubbles
Mar 17, 2015 12:10 PM CST
Yes, it does! We have a patch of it by the sidewalk. In the winter, it fills that corner. When spring comes, the St.Augustine grass fills in and the Henbit disappears until winter again. I believe a bird might have planted the one in the photo.
Name: Jess

Okcountrygal
Mar 11, 2017 6:13 AM CST
I love seeing Henbit in early Spring because I know that Spring is here no matter what the calendar date ! I also know most people consider it a weed, but I love to see a field of purple or see it growing along the road. So pretty !! And like they say, one man's weed is another man's flower ! LOL
Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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wildflowers
Mar 11, 2017 7:32 AM CST
I agree I'm with you!
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

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