December 15, 2022



Docks (the broadleaf variety is the most commonly seen) is a perennial with a large tap-root.

Small and prostrate on regularly mown fields, it gets quite large in waste areas and pasture. 

Seeds survive a long time, and build up in soil. Cultivated soi is often infested again quickly, both by the seeds and re-growth of tap roots which are not well controlled by cultivation.


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