In this excerpt from his upcoming book, “Wild Plant Culture,” author Jared Rosenbaum looks at weedsâ€”what they are and best ways to approach these plants.
A host plant for pollinators and beneficial herb for the urinary tract, goldenrod is emphatically not the cause of your seasonal allergies, so leave it be.
Up until the 1950s, white clover was included in every lawn seed mixture and having a lush, clover-infused lawn was thing of prideâ€”especially for farmers. These days, with the heavy usage of lawn weed killers, clover is seen as an enemy of turf grass.
Spring means lots of baby animals. Itâ€™s a perfect time for grazers to have their babies because the grass is lush and growing thick, meaning food is abundant and easy to find.