Pineapple weed, Chamomilla suaveolens (Pursh) Rydb., non-native
- a dicot in the Asteraceae family -
pineapple weed smells like pineapple if you touch it
Pineapple weed is an annual weed growing in disturbed areas in spring and early summer.
The leaves are feathery and smell of pineapple when crushed.
Mature specimens may get up to 12" tall. 
pineapple weed seedling
seedling

Some plants have many dome-shaped flowers that some folks say look like pineapples.

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