Lawn Problems
Q.

wisteria

Zone 19111 | lisamargretta added on April 28, 2016 | Answered

Can the underground roots kill my lawn? This year my lawn is dead. Turned to straw. Plus, the lawn raised up about 2." Small yard.

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 29, 2016

Wisteria certainly can become invasive and can choke out plants nearby.
You could do a few test holes in the lawn and determine if the roots of the Wisteria have invading your lawn and are compromising the root system of the grass.
Here is an article that may help you.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/wisteria/controlling-or-getting-rid-of-wisteria.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Lawn Problems
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More