Plant ID forum: Cyperus echinatus; volunteer in my lawn

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Name: Catmint/Robin
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Catmint20906
Jul 20, 2015 8:55 AM CST
Spotted this in my yard this morning. Is it some kind of allium maybe? or something else?



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bamira
Jul 20, 2015 9:14 AM CST
carex
maybe
http://www.botanickafotogalerie.cz/fotogalerie.php?lng=cz&la...

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Name: Tiffany
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purpleinopp
Jul 20, 2015 9:16 AM CST
That's one of about 15 grasses that are in our lawn. Although I hate them all, this is one of the ones I hate the least, it stays pretty short & doesn't make vines, easy to pull up if the ground is damp.
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Name: Ashton & Terry
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kidfishing
Jul 20, 2015 9:17 AM CST
Sedge, get rid of it while you can.
If you have one, you probably have thousands...
Kidfishing
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froggardener
Jul 20, 2015 9:17 AM CST
Catmint , that is nutsedge and get it out or it will be everywhere and very hard to get rid of
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JRsbugs
Jul 20, 2015 9:26 AM CST
Looks like Cyperus echinatus .. Globe Flatsedge.

http://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/viewSpecies.php?species=...

http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20p?see=I_SB27910&res=640

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bamira
Jul 20, 2015 9:26 AM CST
kidfishing said:Sedge, get rid of it while you can.
If you have one, you probably have thousands...


borrow Tiffany sheep Hilarious!

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bamira
Jul 20, 2015 9:29 AM CST
I agree [quote="JRsbugs"]Looks like Cyperus echinatus .. Globe Flatsedge.

http://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/viewSpecies.php?species=...

]http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20p?see=I_SB27910&res=640[/qu...

Name: Catmint/Robin
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Region: Mid-Atlantic Butterflies Forum moderator Native Plants and Wildflowers Bee Lover Echinacea
Region: Maryland Garden Photography Cottage Gardener Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 The WITWIT Badge
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Catmint20906
Jul 20, 2015 9:45 AM CST
Thanks so much, you guys!! Thank You! Glad you all were able to identify it so quickly for me so I can pull it up!!
"One of the pleasures of being a gardener comes from the enjoyment you get looking at other people's yardsโ€
โ€• Thalassa Cruso

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bamira
Jul 20, 2015 9:49 AM CST
Catmint20906 said:Thanks so much, you guys!! Thank You! Glad you all were able to identify it so quickly for me so I can pull it up!!


guys Janet Super Sleuth Thank You! Hilarious!
Name: Catmint/Robin
Maryland (Zone 7a)
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Region: Maryland Garden Photography Cottage Gardener Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 The WITWIT Badge
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Catmint20906
Jul 20, 2015 9:59 AM CST
thanks, Janet Super Sleuth! Thumbs up
"One of the pleasures of being a gardener comes from the enjoyment you get looking at other people's yardsโ€
โ€• Thalassa Cruso
Name: Janet Super Sleuth
Near Lincoln UK
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JRsbugs
Jul 20, 2015 10:15 AM CST
I tip my hat to you. Hilarious!
Name: Dave Paul
Puna, HI (Zone 10b)
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Metrosideros
Jul 21, 2015 7:53 AM CST
Maybe a Kyllinga.

http://www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/WEEDS/green_kyllinga.html
Name: Catmint/Robin
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Region: Mid-Atlantic Butterflies Forum moderator Native Plants and Wildflowers Bee Lover Echinacea
Region: Maryland Garden Photography Cottage Gardener Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 The WITWIT Badge
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Catmint20906
Jul 21, 2015 3:02 PM CST
thanks. Hopefully I pulled it out soon enough that I won't see them very often.
"One of the pleasures of being a gardener comes from the enjoyment you get looking at other people's yardsโ€
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