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Keeping Weeds From Growing Between Pavers
Weeds can easily take hold in the cracks between paving stones. This is a page about keeping weeds from growing between pavers.
Killing Grass in Rock Ground Cover
Landscaping done with rocks can be quite attractive especially for xeriscape gardens. However, having grass come up in your gravel is not attractive. This is a page about killing grass in rock ground cover.
Salt and Vinegar Weed Killer Recipe
You can mix up a homemade weed killer solution using salt and vinegar. This page contains a salt and vinegar weed killer recipe.
Weed Killer that Won't Kill Grass
Only certain formulations of weed killers will work to kill weeds but not your lawn. This is a page about weed killer that won't kill grass.
Killing Weeds With Vinegar
A common kitchen product that can be helpful to kill unwanted plants, but you need to be careful around plants you want to keep. This is a page about killing weeds with vinegar.
Using a Linoleum Knife for Weed Removal
A linoleum knife makes a great weeding tool. The sharp hooked end will cut through almost any weed, just below the soil.
All Natural Weed Killer
Here is an easy all natural weed and grass killer that works fast and doesn't harm the environment.
Controlling Invasive Herbs
Herbs become invasive in two ways. Some freely scatter their seeds, and others send out rhizomes (root-like stems) that meander along just under the soil's surface. Here are some ways to keep these invasive herbal companions in check.
Tips For Making Weeding Easier
For many gardeners, one of the most unpleasant (and seemingly endless) aspects of gardening is staying on top of the weeds. Here are some simple tips to make the job easier.
Research Shows Weeds Becoming Resistant to...
Glyphosate is a broad-spectrum, non-selective herbicide commonly used on perennial plants including grasses, sedges, and broad-leaved weeds. Most gardeners have either heard of glyphosate or used herbicides that contain it in their gardens.
Getting Rid of Weeds To Plant Ground Cover
Can you tell me, do I have to remove the roots of weeds or can I just cut them down? I had spent hours breaking my back last yr digging up the weeds out of my flower beds and cannot bear to do it again, now with neck problems etc.
Getting Rid of Weeds with Salt
I have a large area (about 5 acres) that is overgrown with huge (12' +) wild marijuana weeds (from WWII days) and an overabundance of sticker bushes. This area is where my horse lives. I have heard of using rock salt and water to kill these nasty weeds.
Alternatives to using Roundup and other commercial brands. It would be tempting to go on an extended tirade about the consequences of using synthetic chemicals like Roundup on your yard and garden, but I won't.
Natural Weed Control
Natural recipes or products that will kill weeds and not grass. Tips from the ThriftyFun community.
Tips and ideas for pulling up weeds from the ThriftyFun community.
Controlling Weeds Organically
A garden filled with weeds will yield about half as much as a weed-free garden of the same size. In fact, one of the most common causes of a failed garden is letting weeds get the jump on your plants.
Bermudagrass - Weed Information
Bermudagrass (wire grass) is a perennial grassy weed that spreads rapidly by way of creeping underground rhizomes. For years, it has been widely grown as a heavy-duty turf grass or forage grass in moist tropical regions worldwide.
Keeping Weeds Out of Flower Beds
How can I keep grass and weeds out of my flower bed? I have a beautiful flower bed and am having trouble keeping the weeds manageable. this is a direct sunlight area. What products do you suggest we use?
Keeping Grass From Growing in a Flower...
I have already put down paper under my flower bed then planted some bulbs which are now flowering, however, grass is still managing to come through. Any advice on how to get rid of the grass without damaging my flowers would be greatly appreciated.
Easy Weeding Without Chemicals
Did you know that gardeners and home owners spend millions of dollars each year trying to rid their gardens of weeds? We keep spraying them and they keep coming back.
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