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jason72g
05-29-2011, 05:03 PM
Growing in Sweetwater, TX (central Texas). Seems like it is wilting in the heat (100+) Growing in a bare spot in a well maintained st. augustine lawn. It looks kind of like st augustine, but more blue and the stems and stolons are fuzzy. The leaves are krinkly and smooth. All growing out of one central root system... Crabgrass?

Thanks

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Richard Martin
05-29-2011, 05:12 PM
It's not crabgrass. Possibly Goosegrass.

jason72g
05-29-2011, 05:59 PM
I don't think it's goosegrass for the shear fact that it is very hairy... Isn't goosegrass sparcely hairy?
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Turf Dawg
05-30-2011, 09:38 AM
Looks like 3 month old Crabgrass to me. It is a cousin to St Augustine if I remember right.

ALC-GregH
05-30-2011, 11:27 AM
Yep, that's crabgrass. It's still young and just getting started.