Lawn being overrun by spreading weed.
This is a common lawn weed called ground ivy or creeping Charlie
(Glechoma hederacea). It is a member of the mint family and is not easy to control. Please refer to the following information found on our website about it,
But replies to lawn weed control questions from people in Montgomery now need to allow for the Montgomery County Pesticide Law. The Court of Special Appeals of Maryland recently ruled in favor of the law restricting the use of pesticides on private lawns and childcare facility grounds in Montgomery County. This is a new law and Montgomery County officials are still deciding on how to proceed. The Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection has information about the law and organic lawn care on their website
We also have some resources on our website that may be of help to you:
Organic lawn care - https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/organic-lawn-careTips for Lawn Weed Prevention and Management -