Phragmites is a threat that requires control to maintain healthy native communities around ponds, along lakeshores, and in wetland areas.
Being aware of your surroundings can help you avoid trouble. Being aware of what is going on around your pond or lake is no different.
Winter presents a key opportunity for controlling both Cattails and Phragmites around the margins of your pond.
It is time for back to school, Friday night football, and controlling the cattails and phragmites around the margins of your pond or lake.
Some vegetation is a good thing in a fish pond. The challenge comes when vegetation interferes with your enjoyment of the pond.
Cattails can be controlled either through manual removal or chemical removal. Harrietta Hills is a licensed herbicide applicator in Michigan.
It's always important to be aware of what is happening in your community, so you may have a threatening neighbor you didn't know about.
Wondering what you can do if you find one of these invasive weeds? If you catch it early, you have options.