How Do I Get Rid of Chickweed?

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You can use many common herbicides such as Trimec to get rid of chickweed, but this may not be best if you have plants for food growing nearby or wish to avoid chemicals altogether. You can also try weeding as much as possible to make less herbicide necessary. You should also add a thick layer of mulch to the area where the chickweed was, to prevent remaining seeds from growing more.
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Chickweed
Chickweed ( Stellaria media ) is a member of the Caryophyllaceae, or carnation, family. There are about 25 species of Stellaria , including some native varieties, growing abundantly in the wild in North America. Chickweed is a European native More »
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Chickweed is a tough weed to eradicate, as you have pointed out. Many people who have found it returning year after year, and who do not wish to use chemicals to kill it, have elected
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The best way to kill chickweed is by pulling as much of it out of the ground as possible by hand.
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It's tough because chickweed has seeds that germinate at different rates..just keep at the weedkiller and little more often maybe
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