Strange plant in garden bed

Asked August 6, 2016, 1:31 AM EDT

This plant has come out of nowhere and I want to know what it's called and if it's invasive.

Suffolk County Massachusetts invasive species plant identification

2 Responses

Hello,

The plant in your photo is a common weed called purslane, Latin name is Portulaca

oleracea .


Regards,

Carol Quish


Thank you. I planted seeds two years ago on the other side of yard. Well, here it is!