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Weeds and Your Garden


Weed-suppressive Groundcovers.

Gardening Resources, Cornell University.

Non-Toxic Weed Control, 1999. Common Sense Pest Control Quarterly. XV:3 (Summer). BIRC, PO Box 7414, Berkeley, CA 94707.

Penn State Weed Fact Sheets

Perennial Ground Covers, 1997. MacKenzie, D. 379 pp. Timber Press.

Pest Management around the Home, Parts I & II, 1999-2000. Part II, Chap. 15 on weed management includes herbicide recommendations. Cornell Resource Center,; 607.255.2080.

Cornell Cooperative Extension Guide: Commercial Production and Maintenance of Trees and Shrubs. Cornell Cooperative Extension. See pp. 143–156 for information on glyphosate and other herbicides registered for ground covers and woody ornamentals. The Resource Center, Cornell University, PO Box 3884, Ithaca, NY 14852-3884, 607-255-7660

Using Organic Matter in the Home Garden, 2001. Cunningham, S., E. Harrison, and C. Mazza.

Weeds of the Northeast, 1997. Uva, R., J. Neal and J. DiTomaso. 398 pp.; describes 299 weeds with text and photographs. Cornell University Press, 607. 277.2211.