Advice 1: How to get rid of dandelions in the garden

A large number of vegetable growers and gardeners are familiar with the problem of weeds that filled the land and cause a lot of inconvenience. Dandelions are unwanted guests in the country, the seeds of this plant are dispersed by wind and grow new colonies.

The dandelion has a very powerful taproot, reaching a length of 25 cm And to remove it entirely is not so simple, as it is fragile and likely to break. Subsequently, from the remaining piece of root will grow new weeds. The easiest and safest method that does not require you to financial investments – digging up flowers by the roots. Or cut aerial part of the dandelion once a week, after five such treatments the plants will begin to die. Excellent means of dealing with the annoying dandelions – this is a common salt. Pour it on the Central part of the flower, after a while the weed will die and in its place will remain brown stain. Strewing dandelions with salt, use caution, try not to sleep through it for useful culture. Otherwise the plants near the weeds that will follow. Purchase in a specialty store tool, whose main goal – the removal of dandelions and other weeds. The tool is a large screw in the form of the letter V, composed of blades. With this fixture is not difficult to get rid of the dandelions on the land. It is only necessary to plunge it into the ground with the weed and press the button, then the dandelion is extracted from the soil together with the root. If the use of these mechanical methods is inappropriate due to the fact that weeds pretty much already has grown or the land area very big, can resort to extreme measures – the use of insecticides and chemicals to eliminate dandelions. Before using a particular drug, carefully read the instructions clearly and follow her, follow safety precautions: avoid breathing vapors chemical compounds, use gloves in case of contact with eyes, rinse eyes and seek help from a doctor.

Advice 2: How to deal with dandelions on the lawn

According to some gardeners, the bright yellow flowers of dandelion look on the surface, deep green lawn is very organic. However, the majority of owners of lawns still are of the opinion that lawn needs to be evenly and uniformly planted specially bred grass, and the emergence of the weeds, such as dandelions, is unacceptable.
The pride of a huge number gardeners is considered their turf. Not so easy to maintain it in perfect condition in a timely manner to cut the fast growing grass, ruthlessly destroying the weeds, and masking the resulting bald spots with podseleniem grass on corresponding plots. Particularly hard may annoy the owner of the lawn such plants as the dandelion: if its seeds were brought to the lawn once, it is not so easy to get rid of it.

How to deal with dandelions: a mechanical way of getting rid of weeds in your lawn


Never dealt with this scourge to man it may seem that there is no problem: timely enough to mow the grass on the lawn, and then Sunny yellow dandelions will not be discordant with the main green background. Unfortunately, this weed grows very quickly, and you can skip the time when dandelion flowers turn into fluffy white hemisphere, the seeds from which the first breeze will blow across your site.

You can get rid of dandelions on the lawn, destroying each of the plants mechanically. It is not enough to just pull out a weed from the earth: dandelion very long, 20-25 cm and at the same time fragile root, and if even a small part will remain in the ground, the tremendous ability of dandelion to regenerate very soon will turn the remnants of the root into a full adult plant. Thus, each instance of a dandelion on your lawn first, you need horoshko undermine, and then to extract from the earth. After that the lawn bald spots, you should sow the seeds is used your usual lawn grass.

Getting rid of dandelions on the lawn with chemicals


Many gardeners use to control weeds on his land, the achievements of modern chemical industry. In relation to dandelions is particularly effective, for example, the drugs "roundup" and "Lontrel-300", but the fit and normal vinegar, well-evaporated to increase the concentration it is toxic to this weed plant of acetic acid. It is best to carry out the procedure of getting rid of dandelions on your lawn in early autumn.

A couple of days before chemical treatment not mow the lawn; do not do this and for about a week after I treated all the weeds. Selected drug use on dandelions dot the easiest to do it with a brush with soft bristles. Over the next after the chemical treatment weeks substance gradually moves through the plant of its foliage to the root system, causing its complete extinction. After removal of wilted weeds from the soil, the resulting "licence" to re-sow the lawn with grass.
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