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Giant Hogweed in Virginia!

Giant Hogweed in Virginia!

Is Giant Hogweed's Spread to Virginia Worth all the Fear and Fuss?

A firestorm of news reports appeared last summer after the discovery of Giant Hogweed in Clarke County, Virginia. Why so newsworthy? Well, it wasn't the inelegant name or that it posed an imminent risk to thousands of Virginians. No, I believe it made headlines because it is dangerously cool. You see, if the sap from giant hogweed got onto your skin and was exposed to sunlight, it would cause horrible blistering. If it gets in your eyes? Possible blindness. The story almost writes itself.

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What to Say About Red Clay?

What to Say About Red Clay?

Growing grass in NOVA ain't easy. This is mainly due to the combination of our transition zone climate and our relatively poor soils. Even if we reduce our carbon footprint, there isn't much we can do about the climate. This leaves us with trying to improve that cursed red clay soil.

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Waiting on Warmer Weather for Winter Weeds to Wane

Waiting on Warmer Weather for Winter Weeds to Wane

Winter Annual Weeds

Winter annual weeds have been a huge eyesore this spring. The worst offenders in our area are Hairy Bittercress, Chickweed, Henbit and Purple Deadnettle. They all germinated late last fall so there was no good chemical preventative. The combination of an overly wet, relatively mild fall and winter and a colder than normal March/early April gave these pesky weeds a big head start on the turf.

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