I new instinctively that these were beneficial. I also have multiple sclerosis, so yard work, other than mowing, is more than I can handle. I’m putting a link on my blog to send people here to learn. I also note that its root system is pretty shallow, and so I don’t mind it taking over from the bishop weed currently in my back yard. And just as much, I am loving the enjoyable comments and so many sweet reminiscences of these plants! Much appreciated! Choose outstanding and unusual perennials for late summer and early fall gardening. I thought my lawn care company was failing to get rid of this plant. Please reload CAPTCHA. The second plant is another hairy one — which can be mistakenly identified as Ground ivy. You may want to scroll up and down this post to compare the two flowers more carefully. However, there is one obvious difference between the two flowers. Although it has pretty flowers and is available in several different cultivars that work well in landscaping, it can also make quite a nuisance of itself through rampant spread. We also had our lawn/garden taken over by ground ivy. Be careful about planting bugleweed next to a turf area because it has creeping tendencies; install edging to help keep it from spreading. Salad ingredients, garnish? timeout Well, the Creeping Charley (Glechoma hederacea) is spreading. Time limit is exhausted. I’m just making wild guesses here. If you’re looking for ground cover—to fill a shady spot, to grow under a tree, or to burst into flower in August when everything else is drooping—see our new curated design guide to Ground Covers 101, which covers Dead Nettles 101 as well as our other favorites, including Bugleweed, Coral Bells, Lungwort, and Lilyturf. Thanks again! How to Kill Bugleweed. I noticed that some plants have only two blossoms at each pair of leaves while others have a whorl of anywhere from three to six or so flowers. Maybe it is a weed, but I think it’d be an improvement over the dirt/noxious weeds in some areas. Thank you for that. Motherwort can usually be taken with the Carbimazole. Also looking into medicinal uses of the herbs and “weeds” growing around the property. Henbit’s flower shape is remarkably similar to Purple dead nettle’s flower shape. So coming to your website, it was clearly explained, and I am anxious to find out what the purple dead nettle and henbit are good for beside just forage for animals. Like any good “weed,” Ground ivy is pretty hardy. There may be only two flowers blooming at a time. Both plants’ leaves have stems. Creeping Charlie VS Clover. A: All three are ground-hugging weeds that love damp soil. I have called Creeping Charlie Bugleweed very often myself, and it does have florets ,which are most similar to those of Ajuga, except they are slightly more fragile and a lighter bluish-mauve. It does take a persistent effort to eliminate a plant this way. Bugleweed forms a dense ground cover topped with pretty purple-blue flower spikes in spring. Pingback: A Druid’s web log – Spring is coming! Privacy Policy. Creeping Charlie (Glechoma hederacea) is an herbaceous perennial plant that spreads by seed and by creeping stems (called stolons) that grow along the ground. For those looking for plant ID and uses for Creeping Charlie/Gill-Over-the-Ground, Henbit,etc; this site is a massive source: https://pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Glechoma+hederacea, Thanks for the wonderful photos and a great article Angelyn (and to your readers for all of these fabulous comments! }, In the spring, it produces profuse blue flower spikes about 6" tall and it may sporadically bloom again throughout summer and into fall. Here at ETW we have have the solution. They are more like living mulch, suppressing the grasses which ARE an issue. Excellent information on easily confused plants! . It … For years I mistook our Creeping Charlie for Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), a similar but larger and more aggressive ground cover. Instead they look more glossy. Discover the fragrant side of coneflowers in this native bloomer. You can clearly see the square stem in the next image. My yard, it seems, gets more and more of these “weeds” and I’ve always wondered what they were. Jan 27, 2015 - Henbit, Purple Deadnettle, and Ground Ivy all look very similar. display: none !important; My goal is to have the Ground Ivy completely take over and drive out the useless grass. Creeping Charlie was introduced into North America from Europe by early settlers who thought it would be a good groundcover for shade. The leaves are arranged oppositely along the stem. Here's a great article detailing how to identify them correctly. Is your “ground ivy” also called dwarf Kenilworth ivy? Thanks so much! I have seen and heard all sorts of remedies, including using extra nitrogen fertilizer for the lawn, spraying with a dilute boric acid solution, and various chemical herbicides; however, I can assure you that they may work for some fol… Warning: Bugleweed can become invasive, particularly in well-watered lawns. Although the venation looks almost the same, the leaf shape is more like a heart — less rounded and more pointed at the tip. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I will say that ground ivy also grows like a madman, at least in my experience. I saw and enjoyed this post several months ago, but it’s also been useful recently when I was mowing through a bunch of aromatic, purple-flowering ground cover and wondered what it was. . : ), Pingback: Henbit, Violet, Deadnettle and other small purple flowers… | Arts & Wildcraft blog, Pingback: 9+ Things to Make with Purple Dead Nettle. You’re my hero. So true. http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-26-ground%20ivy.aspx?activeingredientid=26&activeingredientname=ground%20ivy. Today I show you how to get rid of creeping charlie with results that only took a few days! When lawn weeds detract from the beauty of your yard, chemical intervention may be necessary. Don’t forget to vote on March 1! I always have to look at these three closely to be sure I know which one I am getting. PFAF (Plants for a Future) is a massive resource https://pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Glechoma+hederacea. Medicinal Use. This shade-loving perennial forms a dense ground cover topped with pretty purple-blue flower spikes that pop in the spring. Thanks, Michael DeMarco. Thank you..thank you..thank you! I was hoping though, for information about uses for each individual plant. Thank you!!! In the next photo you can see some older yellowing leaves. Please reload CAPTCHA. Overview Information Bugleweed is a plant. Ajuga (Ajuga spp. I’m studying for a plant ID test and you just made my life a LOT easier!! Thanks for clear ID detail. Looking at just one at a time a person might think they are the same. “Weeds” are in the eye of the beholder… any plant that is where you don’t want it is generally considered a weed. Non-native Species. The leaf surface has sparse, short hairs. This plant has many common names. Your email address will not be published. . I confuse easily. https://pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Glechoma+hederacea, A Druid’s web log – Spring is coming! Virginia creeper delivers. To deadhead spent blooms, run a lawnmower over it. Instead, I hand-pull the plants and try to get the roots as much as possible (usually after a soaking rain). It also invades woodlands. We never knew their names though, and made up our own name, Christmas tree flowers. There is a new branch of herbology called Invasive Plant Medicine…many of our “weeds” are actually very healing and contain nutrients needed by our bodies. I live in my parents’ old house, and I have Creeping Charlie (Ground Ivy) all over my back yard and one side yard. - Ellen Evert Hopman. .hide-if-no-js { Good question, Michael. The Ground Ivy now covers about 80% of my yard, and I’ve decided to just go with it. How to use it: Plant bugleweed in masses and containers. In some parts of the mid-west, it is considered to be the most common and difficult lawn weed to control. Not unlike liquid chlorophyll and I presumed it is beneficial as well. This is most noticeable in the above image — where the flowers are still in bud. Hooded Skullcap Scutellaria galericulata. six Thanks for your presentation. The latter has a very deep root system, and is way harder to get rid of where you don’t want it. Do you have any other advice for weed ID resources? And . meanwhile in the garden . +  The question is, are they all invasive weeds. The leaves are similar in appearance to spinach leaves and the plant also produces flowers in various colors from white to various shades of pink, red and purple. I definitely have all three of these but hadn’t yet distinguished between the deadnettle and henbit. I’m not sure about the others. It presents gardeners with a tough decision in plant selection. ); This sun-loving plant is a great source of color in summer. A woman in N Mpls,, has clover instead of grass. Gill over the ground comes from the French, gilleur, to ferment, as it was used in fermenting beer in the middle ages…. Great pictures and good descriptions. So apparently, we have a *lot* of ground ivy, but it’s so pretty and so sweetly-scented, I’m thinking of trying to transplant it to other areas that could use a consistent ground cover. I have ground ivy taking over my yard and recall reading that it was nearly impossible to get rid of. We have tried every possible remedy. . Plant size is 6" to 9" tall and as wide. I’ll keep after it now, and may transplant some of it to an area where it can be just a ground cover. Learn how to use the fragrant grape Hyacinth and in which USDA zones it grows best in this HGTV Flower of the Day feature. There is a nice web site which has in depth info about various edible weeds, including how to use them. Wonderful descriptions! The leaf shape is round and is sometimes classified as nearly kidney-shaped. Ground ivy is also the one that smells most like mint (at least the varieties in the Virginia area), though i have heard that it is at least a little bit poisonous to some animals/insects. I haven’t eaten henbit or heard of purple deadnettle before either. One individual plant looks harmless and charming, but it will spread by runners and quickly form a dense mat. Sometimes I think I’ll just let it take over my shady backyard – it smells good when it’s mowed. The flowers grow in whorls from the plant’s stem. Yes, you can use 20 Mule Team Borax. Which plants can you pick out and identify from these last two images? . As for bugleweed, this can also be taken with antithyroid medication, although it of course also has antithyroid activity and can potentially worsen the hypothyroidism. Learn how to plant Russian sage and use his drought-tolerant perennial. I have been going crazy trying to identify these purple wildflowers in my yard and since I read that ground ivy is a medicinal plant I made a tea from it and tried it. As a child my siblings and I played with henbit and purple dead nettle. Dear Angelyn, There may be quite a few plants that we think of as harmful though. Will check for other mystery plants out and about. . It doesn’t look bad, and it keeps the grass down to a manageable level. The leaf edges are “scalloped” or “bluntly toothed.” The veins are noticeable and mostly palmate. Ground Ivy is edible. Knowing that creeping Charlie, Glechoma hederacea, is a member of the mint family will give most gardeners reason to worry if they find it in their lawns or flowerbeds. It is commonly known as ground-ivy, gill-over-the-ground, creeping charlie, alehoof, tunhoof, catsfoot, field balm, and run-away-robin. | Sustainable Market Farming, http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-26-ground%20ivy.aspx?activeingredientid=26&activeingredientname=ground%20ivy, A Druid's Web Log - Beltaine (May Day) 2016 - Ellen Evert Hopman, A Druid's web log - Spring is coming! Time limit is exhausted. Pingback: A Druid's Web Log - Beltaine (May Day) 2016 - Ellen Evert Hopman, Pingback: A Druid's web log - Spring is coming! Some other popular ones are Gill-over-the-ground and Creeping Charlie. And the odor when you mow it is very pleasant… to me anyway. Bugleweed plant is known to have originated in Europe but its also found in … Asked June 7, 2020, 1:05 PM EDT. We have been battling our neighbor’s uncontrolled Creepin’ Charlie for years. The leaf shape is round and is sometimes classified as nearly kidney-shaped. Oh, BTW, I do like Euell Gibbons. Must be a real creep to have such as vigorous plant named after him. Bugleweed is a medicinal plant that is used to treat several diseases. not only are they covered with hair, they also change color — to lavender — or even a purple shade. The flowers grow in whorls from the plant’s stem.” I always thought and have observed that it’s two flowers for each leaf pair and that is not a whorl. They all are edible – in moderation. Also, although I have these 3 plants in abundance in my spring garden, they are easy to pull and to plant around and do not seem to impede the growth of other plants. There are places, like hillsides, where mat-forming plants are welcome. His plant is Ajuga reptans, which has many common names such as bugleweed and carpetweed. This year they are back, but not in such quantities- yet, so out comes the Borax! This exotic perennial has purple foliage and is great for container gardening. Another example of plant variation! Henbit’s flower has a long tube portion which is clearly visible when the flower is fully open. Creeping Charlie has a minty smell when mowed or crushed. . Use along the border or as edging in a mixed perennial border or shade garden. Propagated through seed, cuttings or division. The stalked leaves grow opposite each other along the stem. And just to keep you challenged — these three plants love to intermingle. . Nepeta glechoma Benth., Nepeta hederacea (L.) Trevir.) Its fragrance brings back memories of my dad cutting our back yard, and that wonderful smell as he got into the “weeds” at the very back. Hi, I have a very large yard which is being taken over by creeping charlie. You can grow a crested iris in a rock or woodland garden. . The stem is also square. A weed is just a plant growing where YOU don’t want it. Wonderful web site–just what I needed! | Sustainable Market Farming, This is a great article. Thanks! Very good photos but one point: You say that “Here’s another image of the Ground ivy flower. It is also sometimes known as creeping jenny, but that name more commonly refers to Lysimachia nummularia. Learn why purple coneflower is beloved by gardeners—and deserves a place in your yard, too. As it turns out I have all three growing in my backyard –what a delight to find this out. Culture: Bugleweed prefers a rich, moist, well-drained site and tolerates clay and poor soils. Imagine my surprise when my daughter pointed out that those plants are not alike. Wonderful site! The entire plant actually forms a mat or carpet and is commonly used as ground cover. The manchaneel tree in the Florida swamps secretes a burning acid and I have never heard of there is a beneficial use for it. Common Deadnettle Lamium amplexicaule. John. I’m still working out the difference between henbit and mazus, I have both. It grows well in shady areas and thrives in cool weather. I guess that’s why I try to eat natural plants. | Ellen Evert Hopman. Now I see it is dead-nettles, both of which are edible. I do enjoy the “minty” smell of the ground ivy. Use it as an alternative groundcover for a lawn in shady areas. Growing Charlie. Glad I found this old post. But creeping charlie is not just an urban weed that infests blue-grass lawns. How can Purple dead nettle be distinguished from Ground ivy? Jacqueline Donnelly, Creeping Charlie is also a flea & tick repellent: ) (Notice the upper leaves’ deeper shade of purple — or red.). One of my favorite foods is chickweed pesto — made with Common chickweed (Stellaria media). And yes, the bugleweed and motherwort only manages the symptoms, as it doesn’t address the cause of the problem. I would consider that it will kill bees and possibly other beneficial insects you may have. Purple dead nettle is also in the Lamiaceae (Mint) family. Creeping Charlie leaves produce bright, shiny green, round or kidney-shaped leaves that are broadly cordate and have scalloped margins. It … Creeping Charlie holds a special place in my heart, as it is one of the first plants besides a dandelion that I learned was a “weed." Plant in full sun to shade. Similar to the Ground ivy flowers, these bilateral flowers have lips. I would like to see them compared to another, similar plant that I think is a speedwell but it’s flowers are blue and white. It was growing fairly high when I got around to mowing it. Robin, thanks for your suggestion about comparing these with a speedwell. . Spruce up your outdoor space with products handpicked by HGTV editors. The only problem is that I have a good mess of crabgrass and I believe, chickweed. It is beautiful but gets all in my herb raised beds – yes, raised beds! Removal by hand or placing dampened newspapers on top of them, weighed down with stones/bricks etc., on corners, works well. Creeping charlie, or ground ivy, is a flowering weed that grows in shady, moist areas and, if left unchecked, can quickly take over other areas of your lawn. 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Why would you want to get rid of it? Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds. It creeps up under the sides and is usually fairly established by the time it appears on top of the ground. the ground ivy in our 2.5 acre lawn has completely taken over. And the only reason why I recommend it, why the pros use it and why I want you to use it is… is because quite simply it just really works. These are growing next to one another in my yard. I really appreciate the update with the photos. that many are medicinal makes sense to me. A closer look at the Henbit flowers reveals they, too, are arranged in whorls around the stem. Learn how to grow this low-maintenance perennial vine. Like most of the others here, I actually don’t mind it at all. To deadhead spent blooms, run a lawnmower over it. While we did recognise that there were two different kinds of christmas tree flowers, we did not give them different names. Do you know anything about the ideal habitat? The plant is a perennial with creeping runners that produce a thick rosette of leaves. I agree. Bugleweed has pretty purple flowers and grows from ground-hugging rosettes. ... Other Names: Gill-Over-the-Ground, Creeping Charlie, Catsfoot, Alehoof . . Let’s look closely at each of these three plants and see how they are different — to make their identification more certain when you next encounter them. For instance: tea from dried or fresh? This makes sense as they are both in the same genus (Lamium). If the offender is ground ivy (Glecoma hederacea), sometimes called creeping charlie, the household cleaner Borax provides a natural home remedy. I also have some Purple dead nettle and Henbit that shows up in the field next to my house, although I didn’t know what to call them before now. Suggested site for details: eattheweeds.com. Thanks! 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