Please identify this weed like vine..

Hi there, it would be greatly appreciated if someone could please ID this pervasive plant. Found in backyard, becomes very leafy, and the vine coils around any plant/tree that it comes near. Backyard formerly had a grape vine (which we…

Fiesta weed control – is it safe for the bees

My husband wants to use Fiesta weed control on our lawn. Their website says its environmentally safe but I’d like to have non-bias opinion regarding it’s safely for the bees, please.…

weeds

We live in Markham, Ont. We were away all the summer. We had a company just cut and trim our lawn. On our return there are huge patches of weeds of all kinds and large bare spots. Our lawn is…

Crab Grass

Over the last two years I have reseeded my friend’s lawn (which is quite small) with a grass mixture (rye, fescue, bluegrass) however half the lawn is thick with crab grass. The other half of the lawn, which is shaded…

Weeding question

Please suggest ways to get rid of weeds growing in a pathway, without using a synthetic weedkiller. I’ve heard of homemade concoctions that might work ?…

creeping charlie problem

I have been reading up on organic ways to remove this weed. I noticed its saying lime. Crashed lime stone? Or A different type? Also was wondering how well the newspaper works? Can I put it on soil and resod…

Vinegar as a herbicide

I would like to try vinegar as a weed and vegetation killer.  It requires 10% acidic acid rather than the 5% in household vinegar.  I have not been able to find this and I hope someone can direct me to…

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…

Weed identification

Hello, I am curious if anyone can help to identify this fern-like weed invading our midtown Toronto garden and offer any advice on eradication or control.  Thanks very much.…

landscaped rockery

What is the best way to weed sporatic (make that prevalent!) grass that has invaded my rockery from the lawn. I have used a dandelion weeder & knife, but still manage to damage the perenials beside. Thank you…