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Common Chickweed

How to Get Rid of Common Chickweed

Characteristics

 

  • Stellaria media
  • winter annual weed
  • smooth stem and leaves
  • 3-6” in sunlight and up to 17” in shade
  • flowers have 5 deeply lobbed white petals
  • germination begins in the fall

 

Treatment

Selective 

Non-Selective

  • apply during the spring or fall
  • spot treat trouble areas
  • only target unwanted vegetation
  • look for products that contain chemicals such as glyphosate

 

 

 

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