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  • Answered by
    MichiganDot on
    April 28, 2020

    Yes, hairy bittercress can be pulled easily. So can garlic mustard and it has a taproot. However, I have seen hairy bittercress in lawns where there are hundreds of tiny plants that bloom when only 1-2 inches tall. Mowing doesn't reach them. Where hand-pulling isn't feasible, a homeowner has the right to select an appropriate herbicide. This website simply provides information as best we can.

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