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Identify Japanese knotweed early in the season

How to identify Japanese knotweed early in the season

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Japanese knotweed is a fast-growing, invasive plant that can cause significant damage toproperty. Each plant can produce up to 30,000 seeds, which can be transported by wind, water, animals, and humans. knotweed can quickly spread and overrun an area, crowding out native plants and disrupting ecosystem functions. In order to control this plant, it is important to identify it early in the season.
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The signs of early Japanese knotweed shoots in late March spreading over fresh ground

What to do when you see early Japanese knotweed shoots appear?

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When early Japanese knotweed shoots begin to appear, it is important to know what to do. These fast-growing plants can quickly take over an area, crowding out native plants and causing problems for homeowners. Early detection and removal is the best way to control this invasive species.
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Shelves with a variety of Pesticides. Roundup is a brand-name of an herbicide containing glyphosate

Ultimate Guide to Glyphosate Weed Killer

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Glyphosate weed killers are some of the most popular herbicides on the market, but there is a lot of conflicting information about them. It can be hard to know who to believe when it comes to glyphosate weed killers. Some people say they’re safe, while others claim they’re dangerous.
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