How can I get rid of couch grass
that's come up in the middle of a big clump of hostas?
COUCH GRASS Couch grass
just looks like thick blades of long grass with wiry stems, but dig deeper and you will find creeping white underground stems (rhizomes) with sharp points, which can extend underground for a considerable distance in all directions, producing new plants along the way.
In this case, dig up the whole plant and tease out the couch grass
However, Munuve confesses that he did not begin as a banana farmer.As many other residents, he was an ardent maize farmer but a stubborn weed known as African couch grass
(Digitaria abyssinica), which locals call sangara, pushed him to the fruit.
Kind regards Malcolm Rushton, via email Hi Malcolm Couch grass
(Elymus repens) is a bit of a nightmare weed to get rid of.
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They're easy to pull out but it's at this time of year, when beds and borders have been cleared of debris, that the first leaves and shoots of marauding couch grass
and ground elder come into plain sight.
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This could involve digging out the roots of bindweed or couch grass
or feeding with a mulch of well-rotted manure.
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