The Garden Thyme Podcast

S3:E03 Spring Weeds

March 04, 2022 Garden Thyme Podcast Season 3 Episode 3
The Garden Thyme Podcast
S3:E03 Spring Weeds
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Hello Listener, 

How do I control weeds is probably one of the most common questions we get. So in this month's episode, we are chatting all about spring weeds. What is a Weed? Which ones are our favorites? What's the difference between a typical weed, an invasive plant, and a Noxious Weed? 

We also have our: 

  •  Native Plant of the Month ( Golden Ragwort) at 49:00
  • Garden Tips of the Month at 33:00
  • Bug of the Month (Carpenter Bees) at 33:10

To learn more about Maryland Noxious Weeds, check out the Maryland Noxious Weed I.D. guide. 

Plant Invaders of the Mid-Atlantic is a great guide and resource for helping understand invasive plant biology and control methods. Some extension offices have these available in print.

 If you have any garden-related questions, please email us at UMEGardenPodcast@gmail.com or look us up on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/GardenThymePodcas. For more information about UME and these topics, please check out the UME Home and Garden Information Center and Maryland Grows Blog at https://marylandgrows.umd.edu/. 

 The Garden Thyme Podcast is brought to you by the University of Maryland Extension. Hosts are Mikaela Boley- Senior Agent Associate (Talbot County) for Horticulture, Rachel Rhodes- Agent Associate for Horticulture (Queen Anne's County), and Emily Zobel-Senior Agent Associate for Agriculture (Dorchester County).

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Noxious Weeds
Invasive Plants
Native Plant of the Month
Garden Tips of the Month
Bug of the Month