Phenology updates: Bush Honeysuckles and Moneywort

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Bush honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.)  – have begun flowering. It is a good idea to not control these with herbicide until it is done flowering to avoid unintentional damage to pollinators.

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Moneywort (Lysimachia nummularia) – Has started growing.  Moneywort is a popular ground cover in landscaping but can readily take over areas, as seen in this drainage area below.

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My name is Eric Boyda and I am the current coordinator of the Appalachian Ohio Weed Control Partnership. My interests include increasing the awareness of invasive plants and helping individuals or groups plan control strategies.

Posted on May 6, 2013, in Invasive phenology updates and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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