Like most any hobby, gardening is a ‘to each his own’ kind of thing. This is especially true where weeds are concerned. Most gardeners treat these weeds as pests, while there are those that take a different route and let them grow out as part of the foliage.
Like pest control, many gardeners turn to chemical herbicides to get rid of pesky weeds from their gardens. But although this seems like the quick solution, it is definitely not the best. You would be risking the health of your own crops, and risk poisoning your soil, water, and the air around you. That’s an environment you would not want your kids and pets around. There are many organic alternatives to using herbicides and surprisingly, they are even more effective as long-term solutions! If you belong to the former, and you want to get rid of them , you have come to the right place.
The secret to effectively fighting off weeds is to first knowing what you’re dealing with. Different weeds work differently and require different strategies for eradication. Here we have identified five of the most common weeds in gardens and show you ways on how to get rid of them FOR GOOD!