Crabgrass Species?

Answer Crabgrass, also called crowfoot grass, water grass and summer grass, is an unwelcome invader in lawns and gardens, a rather coarse-leaved annual or perennial grass that colonizes thin areas of turf... Read More »

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What is an exotic species&an invasive species?

Exotic and invasive are terms used by the United States Department of Agriculture to describe plant status in a given area of the United States. An exotic species has been introduced to one ecosyst... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Crabgrass?

The best prevention for crabgrass is to provide such great growing conditions that the turf crowds it out.

Where does crabgrass come from?

Crabgrass, Digitaria ischaemum or D. sanguinalis, came from Eurasia and is now prevalent in the United States. This grass is an annual weed, with seeds usually blown into lawns and gardens by wind,... Read More »

How do I get rid of weeds& crabgrass?

CrabgrassRemove crabgrass immediately after you see it, as it can quickly grow and propagate. Heavily water the surrounding area in order to loosen up the soil, making it easier to pluck the crabgr... Read More »