Tiny blue flower

Asked March 31, 2020, 12:07 PM EDT

This tiny blue flower is popping up around our neighborhood in weedy areas. Do you know what it is? Thanks! Ruth

Anne Arundel County Maryland

1 Response

Hi - This is a type of speedwell (Veronica sp.). It is usually noticed in the spring on low-fertility soils. Here is our webpage about it and how to manage it if it is a problem in a lawn, https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/speedwell-veronica