Viper's Bugloss and other weeds in the forget-me-not family are annual or biennials, common in garden flowerbeds, roadsides, waste places and cultivated soil.
Identify the problem
Viper's Bugloss and others in this family is identified by hairy soft leaves in a rosette with a tall errect stem and yellow, blue or purple flowers.
In garden beds and waste areas
- Spot treat or area spray with Weed Weapon. Weed Weapon Extra Strength is systemic and kills weeds down to the roots within 2-4 days and is an ideal product for use around established trees and shrubs. It is inactive in the soil so planting can be safely carried out soon after treatment.
- For a fast acting organic solution use Weed Weapon Natural Power.
- For best results use in Spring and Autumn when weeds and turf are growing.
In paths and driveways
Did You Know
- Viper's bugloss is Echium vulgare