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#3093595 - 12/24/12 10:16 AM weed ID help
TNDeerGuy
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Anyone have any clue what this stuff is? I suspect it is from the clover family of weeds, but no clue what it is. It is a cool season weed I know, because it has just starting popping up in areas that are low-lying by the lake and moist soil. I had a group of does feeding on this stuff for about 30 minutes last night and have seen it before just don't know what it is.


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#3093976 - 12/24/12 03:03 PM Re: weed ID help [Re: TNDeerGuy]
woodsman87
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Not sure what it is really. Kinda looks like some type of chickweed. It looks like this stuff I have everywhere in my woods and I have seen deer eat it too.

And you say it could be a type of clover, and it could be Alyce clover. I dont really know what Alyce clover looks like in detail, but I think that it does look different than the red, crimson, and white that we normally plant in our food plots. Could also be arrowleaf clover.


Edited by woodsman87 (12/24/12 03:07 PM)

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#3094645 - 12/25/12 07:54 AM Re: weed ID help [Re: woodsman87]
ROUGH COUNTRY HUNTER
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no idea
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#3094681 - 12/25/12 08:31 AM Re: weed ID help [Re: ROUGH COUNTRY HUNTER]
TS_13
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yep chickweed. I have seen deer will eat the snot out of it.
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#3103827 - 01/01/13 06:28 AM Re: weed ID help [Re: TNDeerGuy]
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 Originally Posted By: TNDeerGuy
Anyone have any clue what this stuff is? I suspect it is from the clover family of weeds, but no clue what it is. It is a cool season weed I know, because it has just starting popping up in areas that are low-lying by the lake and moist soil. I had a group of does feeding on this stuff for about 30 minutes last night and have seen it before just don't know what it is.



It is henbit......or chickweed.....controllable with 24-D....or roundup if treated in dormant grasses like bermuda in the winter.
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