Creeping Charlie removal

Asked November 6, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

It is November 6 and I wanted to know what to use on the Creeping Charlie that is in my yard. Should I apply something now or wait until the first of spring season? Thank you!

Allegheny County Pennsylvania invasive species creeping charlie horticulture

1 Response

Hello, and thanks for using the Ask an Expert System,

It is getting rather late for controlling the plant but you can still apply some control measures. You can find an excellent report on various methods of controlling creeping charlie from the University of Minnesota at;

http://www.extension.umn.edu/yardandgarden/ygbriefs/h510creepingcharlie.html

You can call the Allegheny County Penn State Extension Office for additional information.
Address: 400 North Lexington Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15208-2521
Phone: 412-473-2540
Email: AlleghenyExt@psu.edu
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Good luck with controlling this persistent weed.