The Q&A Archives: Grass

Question: What is nutgrass,and what does it look like.

Answer: Patsy,

I am sorry for this delayed reply to your gardening question. The spring rush has brought a deluge of questions and we are working hard to catch up!

Nutsedge is actually a sedge as opposed to a grass. The following web site has a photo of yellow nutsedge:

Here is a photo of purple nutsedge:

This next web site has an article I wrote on managing this difficult weed:

Thanks for the question. Best wishes for a wonderful gardening season. Please stop in again soon!

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