Weed or Plant

Hi – In the spring I thought this plant (please see attached pics) was a plant to keep and moved it. Now i think I just allowed a weed to flourish!? Could you identify this? Shrub about 3 ft tall…

How to renovate a weedy lawn?

I have a very weedy lawn and I’m wondering whether to reseed or smother the weeds with a tarp and start over again with new seed.    …

Preventing Weeds

Hi Gardening Friends! I live in East York and have a backyard that slopes away from my house. I think the soil is quite poor; it’s very compacted, hard, I don’t think it drains well and it seems to have…

Weeds in the mulch

I’m a fairly new gardener and this year, I graduated from purely annuals to perennials. I also put down mulch for the first time but for some reason, after it rains, I seem to have a thousand tiny weed heads…

Weed roots

How far in the soil can the roots of weeds grow? I’ve dug about one foot and found roots. I’ve pulled them out…some grew horizontally long and others grew vertically long. The latter were the most ¬†challenging to pluck out…I…