IDing plants

Asked June 5, 2019, 6:42 PM EDT

These are growing in my backyard. Should I uproot them?

Montgomery County Maryland

1 Response

1. Virginia copperleaf: a native but a weed. Pull it. . It's an annual and pulls easily. Just don't let it go to seed. No herbicide necessary.

2. Monarda: good perennial flower that attracts hummingbirds. Native

3. Common garden phlox: good perennial. Native

Ellen