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MN - Minnesota
Jun 8, 2020 3:42 PM CST
I have a small garden with annuals and perennials planted and have spread wild flower
Seed on the rest. The quack is growing I am wondering if I should spray it or will the wild flowers grow anyway?
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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Jun 8, 2020 3:49 PM CST
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Quack grass is a perennial weed, very difficult to eradicate.

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Name: Rick R.
Minneapolis, MN, USA zone 4
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Jun 8, 2020 4:12 PM CST
Myself, I would work on eradicating the quack grass. If it means turning the soil and killing most of the wildflowers you planted, I would still do it. You need to get that under control and be continually vigilant if you want to grow anything long term.
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