broad-leafed


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Synonyms for broad-leafed

having relatively broad rather than needlelike or scalelike leaves

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When the salt has dissolved, spray or wipe it on to broad-leafed weeds such as ground elder, but don't let it spread to other plants, as it will kill those too.
GP-8, PI 631492) broad-leafed birdsfoot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus L.
In lawns you must use a selective weedkiller to kill just broad-leafed weeds and not your precious grass
This somewhat gawky shrub grows 4 feet tall and 3 feet wide, Plant it in front of fine-textured evergreens or tuck one among broad-leafed evergreens.
Sharp-eyed scientists will search the hummocks of central Florida for the broad-leafed nodding cap, an orchid seen only once, in the 1960s.
Two years ago, Whitham described similar results from an eight-year study conducted along the Weber River in northern Utah, where he compared concentrations of gall aphids among narrow-and broad-leafed cottonwoods and their hybrids.
Local schoolchildren planted 4,000 broad-leafed trees alongside Pontburn Woods to create Ajax Wood which will commemorate HMS Ajax, one of Nelson's ships which fought at Trafalgar.
He said it was intended to plant a mix of broad-leafed species such as holly, hawthorn, beech, oak and rowan during the coming year.
As it is selective it has no effect on the lawn but will control all broad-leafed weeds.
Combines well with other grasses and broad-leafed plants, or with boulders in rock gardens.
The broad-leafed French sorrel has a marvellous sharp, slightly vinegary taste, and American land cress is a superb substitute for water cress.
Common Chinese leek plants have fairly narrow leaves (there's also a broad-leafed type) and produce white flowers in late summer.
Bunching onions, and broad-leafed, common, and Chinese leek flowers.
This behavior is common in broad-leafed trees such as aspen and black oak, but a deciduous conifer is almost a contradiction in terms.
An ornate pot should contain a simple planting--a broad-leafed foliage plant, for example.