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Old 07-03-2013, 11:09 PM
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What weeds are you seeing a lot of this season?

Considering all the rainfall this season here, plenty of variety on the smorgasboard.

I have been seeing quite a bit of nutsedge and yellow woodsorrel in particular.
Crabgrass breaking though along drives on some properties.
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Old 07-03-2013, 11:55 PM
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Worst year I've ever had post spring blanket spray. We had a really wet and cold spring and a one wait for green up. We were three to four weeks behind normal growth schedule.
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Old 07-04-2013, 12:14 PM
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weed pressure here in taxachusetts has been very low so far. We are into our second heat wave now and we have had a $hitload of rain. The next 8 weeks should be interesting to say the least! Keeping my fingers crossed that my dimension can hang in there!
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Old 07-04-2013, 04:57 PM
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Lots of grassy weeds, and nut grass. Also lots of spurge.
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Old 07-05-2013, 01:03 AM
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Ditto on yours and Kbrashears post
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Old 07-05-2013, 01:12 AM
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Lots of crabgrass, and goosegrass, and mostly due to the HO's mowing short to keep uo with the exponential grow of their lawn.

Then, the plantains are taking hold this year along with the wild violets. Last year, with everything, they were non-existent.

Sedges have been an issue around here for the last 5 years or so. So it's not any different on that end.


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Old 07-05-2013, 05:46 PM
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Ya I need to throw spurge in there as well.
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Old 07-05-2013, 07:07 PM
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Not much spurge on my lawns but the sedges have been bad. Nothing compared to the brown patch tho
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Old 07-05-2013, 07:18 PM
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was just noticing driving around today, there is a huge surge of crab and nutsedge in turf all over, 10+ inches of rain here in june-- just a bit unusual
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Old 07-05-2013, 09:01 PM
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Honestly I am seeing more oxalis than usual. Better than the spurge and purslane I am used to seeing this time of year and crabgrass isn't a big issue.
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