How To Identify Weeds In Your Garden | Love The Garden

How To Identify Weeds In Your Garden

What's a Weed and What's Not? How Do I Tell?

Common garden weeds are persistent garden invaders that will often grow back if you fail to treat them correctly.

Perennial or woody weeds

Perennial or woody weeds produce large, deep or creeping roots that keep coming back year after year. They can grow from even the smallest left-over segment, so digging them up can make the problem worse.

Definition of a weed

Find out what a weed really is and why we call it a weed.

Sometimes identifying a weed is tricky, they come in a variety of shapes, sizes and types. They can be perennial or annual, grassy or broadleaved. Some weeds are common and some less so, with some preferring wet and shady conditions whereas others prefer dry and light areas.


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