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Anyone know if this is japanese knotweed?

mclarke4_mclarke4_ Posts: 15

Does anyone know if these pictures are japanese knotweed? I know of a couple of other instances of it growing in the local area in recent years so a bit worried but suspect knotweed leaves are less heart shaped?

Its growing from a neighblurs garden so cant see the roots.



  • K67K67 Posts: 2,507
    Not JKW.
    Possibly bindweed  
  • mclarke4_mclarke4_ Posts: 15
    Thanks very helpful, sounds like bindweed is definitely rhe lesser of the two evils
  • Busy-LizzieBusy-Lizzie Posts: 22,580
    Yes, bindweed. Zap it with glyphosate.
    Dordogne and Norfolk. Clay in Dordogne, sandy in Norfolk.
  • mclarke4_mclarke4_ Posts: 15

    What about this one? Growing nearby - looks more like knot weed to me
  • LoxleyLoxley Posts: 5,399
    Yes that's Japanese Knotweed alright
  • amancalledgeorgeamancalledgeorge Posts: 2,443
    Yep...that's the one.
    To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow
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