I have this bunch of new growth in the back of my tree area. Everything thing...

Asked May 10, 2014, 4:56 PM EDT

I have this bunch of new growth in the back of my tree area. Everything thing around it is old leaves ,and then there is this green batch of growth growing out of it. what is it ?It is very shady in the wooded area. I first noticed the growth in the earl Spring. I do not use any pesticides. They are about 2 feet high.

Howard County Maryland

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Your photo is showing garlic mustard, an invasive species. The good news is that they are easily pulled by hand. Since they are in flower, you want to remove them before they go to seed. LW