Maria von BrinckenNew gardeners: How to tell a weed from a plant

Many new gardeners worry that they might ‘get it wrong’ when they start to work in their own gardens.  A good example is weeding – getting rid of unwanted weeds can really improve the look of your garden but how can you figure out whether you’re looking at a weed, or a plant you might want?

In this first video from my new ‘Ask the Green Thumb’ series, I’ll show you the basics of weeding to help you get started.

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Maria von Brincken

About Maria von Brincken

Award-winning landscape designer, garden journalist and lecturer, certified practising designer with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD), former contributing editor to Landshapes magazine. Sudbury, Massachusetts. Read Maria's full blog at A Garden Maker's Notes

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