Early starter

Early starter

Observation - Early starter. Description: Whatever it is, it has started growing early this season. Looks like Cleavers (Gallium aparine) but I couldn't see any remains of last year's plants in the area round it. Any other suggestions?

Whatever it is, it has started growing early this season. Looks like Cleavers (Gallium aparine) but I couldn't see any remains of last year's plants in the area round it. Any other suggestions?