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Choke Weed

Discussion in 'Weeds' started by SouthDakotaRose, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. Aug 14, 2018
    Judy Pajak

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    Here is picture of the choke weed I hate this weed such a pain
     

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  2. Aug 15, 2018
    Judy Pajak

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    choke weed.JPG here is the bugger
     
  3. Aug 20, 2018
    Zeedman

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    Looks like a wild morning glory. Some of those have extensive roots & can be hard to eradicate. I have a wild morning glory in my lawn, I would probably have to kill my entire lawn to MAYBE kill that weed.:th
     
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  4. Aug 20, 2018
    canesisters

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    I must be the only person who can kill this little beast. All the ones that pop up around my yard are thin and spindly. If I just keep yanking them up before they bloom, they don't come back the next year.
    Too bad that doesn't work for ALL THE OTHER WEEDS...
     
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  5. Aug 20, 2018
    Carol Dee

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    Look under bind weed for information
     
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    seedcorn

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    2-4D will kill it and leave grass alone.
     
  7. Aug 20, 2018
    flowerbug

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    we had some try to take over a trellis in the front gardens and it took a few years of pulling all the new growth before the roots finally gave up. you just have to be consistent. if you can scrape the area any time you see new growth that should work...
     

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