need weed identification for ZIP CODE 20904 (Silver Spring)
This is the winter annual hairy bittercress. It starts out kind of pretty and people tend to ignore it, but it becomes a nuisance once the stems elongate, set seed, and then literally explode when brushed, sending the seeds of future weeds flying.
Here is our page about it, including methods of control:
Here is our page on it: http://extension.umd.edu/hgic/hairy-bittercress