garlic mustard and dog strangling vine

Hi, I live in Georgina and have a shady natural wood that now is full of lily-of-the-valley, herb robert, flowering shrubs, some primroses and a lot of garlic mustard and strangling dog vine. How can I control the last 2…

Dog Strangling Vine

I have been hearing about the invasiveness of this vine for some years. It is in all the parks and has now crept across Leslie along the trails and into my garden, so I pulled the shoots last year. I…

Dog Strangling Vine

I have dog strangling vine invading my garden. No matter how much I try to pull it out I can’t seem to get rid of  this pesky weed. Any tips you might have  would be appreciated. Please help.…

Replacing Dog-strangling vine with local plants

I have a large infestation of DSV and have started digging it out.  The question that I have is this: what can I plant in the large empty areas, 3-4 square metres each, to inhibit or prevent the re-growth of…

Permanent removal of invasive plants

Some neighbours tried to clear dog strangling vine and thistles from their small, contained front yard last fall but failed ( no digging), now there is a forest about 2 feet high and growing! What advice can I give them?…

Bindweed

I have this very annoying weed in only one flower bed (where I added mulch). It has very deep roots so is almost impossible to dig up as even when I dig down it tends to break off. What it…