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Help identify this please?

Discussion in 'NEW Gardeners !' started by TKM, Sep 16, 2018 at 12:03 PM.

  1. TKM

    TKM Apprentice Gardener

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    Hi guys

    I am new to the forum and also new to gardening. Looks like a great place to learn and connect. We moved into our house about 18 months ago and we are trying to get our heads around gardening :D

    We've noticed that the following (see attached pic) has cropped up on a particular part of the lawn following the recent hot weather (based in London). I assume it's a weed. So I have a couple of questions:

    1) Do you have any suggestions as to what it might be?

    2) How best to tackle the area to remove the weed with affecting the rest of the lawn?

    Thank you in advance!
     

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  2. mazambo

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    Hi TKM
    I've run it through my phone app, it could be yarrow.
     
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    • mazambo

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      Hope this helps

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      Yarrow is resistant to most chemicals and success in removing it with a selective weed killer may be limited. A further application, about 6 weeks later will be needed.
       
    • TKM

      TKM Apprentice Gardener

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      Excellent, thank you! I'll have a look at Yarrow. What app are you using btw?
       
    • mazambo

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      It's called PictureThis you'll find it on play store.
       
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      • TKM

        TKM Apprentice Gardener

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        Great, thank you :)
         
      • TKM

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        Ok great, thanks!
         

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