Asked in Fruits and Vegetables
Why does pulling out weeds in a garden help vegetable grow?
Weeds take the water from the soil plants need to grow. Some weeds even take nutrients directly from a plant. ...
What is a way of classifying pond weeds?
Aquatic plants and garden weeds are ways of classifying pond weeds. The first category tends to be the most common although weeds which occur in association with garden fountains, ponds, and pools will be eligible for classification as garden weeds. ...
Asked in Home & Garden, Gardening
What are the damages caused by weeds in your garden?
Weeds compete with garden plants for water and nutrients. So, if you have lots of weeds in the garden, your plants will be smaller and produce less. In some cases, the weeds grow so rapidly as to choke out the plants. ...
Asked in Flower Gardening, Botany or Plant Biology
What determines whether a plant or flower is considered a weed or not?
Weeds are often plants you don't want. Maybe they are invasive or non flowering and not suitable to have, for example, in the vegetable garden. Many plants that are considered weeds do have uses. ...
What is the best weed killer for a vegetable garden?
The best weed control for a vegetable garden is pulling and hoeing. Use organic mulch to keep weeds down and moisture in the soil. Use a 50/50 white vinegar and water solution if you feel the necessity of weed killers. Spray weeds on a sunny day during the hottest part of the day for best results. ...
Asked in Garden Weeds, Gardening
How do you know the difference in vegetable seedlings and weeds?
By the shape of their leaves, also you would have planted in rows, plants outside the rows will be weeds. ...
Asked in Science
What type of ecosystem relationship is this weeds choke out the young corn plants in your garden?
type of relationship corn plant and weeds
How do garden weeds help people?
Attraction of beneficial animals, control of erosion and flooding, and landscape color and texture are ways in which garden weeds help people. For example, milkweeds attract butterflies while birds appreciate the colors and fragrances which garden weeds help build to high levels around and in the yard. Garden weeds also have above- and below-ground parts which help to keep soil aerated and together and which prevent floods by claiming their shares of available rainfall. ...