Books On Identifying/Getting Rid Of Weeds

Q: My wife is looking for something that would help her identify weeds and tell her how to get rid of them. She would prefer a book so she can have it with her while she’s in the yard.

A: I think she would like “Weeds of the South” by Charles Bryson, et al. Get the edition with the flexible cover so she can stuff it in her garden tote. I’ve collected some of the best online weed identification sources at In addition, she can peruse my Pinterest photos of common weeds at

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