creeping Charlie


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ground ivy

Herbal medicine
(1) Gutu kola, see there.  
(2) A low-lying perennial evergreen that contains vitamin C, it was used in colonial America for treating asthma, cough, fever, intestinal bloating, tuberculosis, ulcers and other conditions; it is less used by modern herbalists.

creeping Charlie

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0 TABLE 15-7 Problem Spots and Their Weeds PROBLEM WEEDS ACTION Wet Annual bluegrass, Improve drainage; nutsedge, moss, reduce irrigation ruches Compacted Annual bluegrass, Core cultivation broadleaf plantain, prostrate spurge, knotweed, goosegrass, corn speedwell Low nitrogen Clover, common Increase nitrogen speedwell, application birdsfoot trefoil, hawkweed Shady Creeping Charlie Plant shade-tolerant turf species or groundcovers Droughty Yellow woodsorrel, Increase irrigation black medic, prostrate spurge, birdsfoot trefoil, goosefoot Mowing too close Annual bluegrass, Raise mowing height chickweeds, moss, speedwells TABLE 15-8 Types of Weeds Found in Turf WEED SPECIES ANNUAL Annual bluegrass Poa annua X Crabgrass Digitaria spp.
For instance, there's a plant popularly know as creeping Charlie or Swedish ivy (Plectranthus australis), usually grown as an indoor plant but also suitable as a shade-loving ground cover or as a hanging basket plant for the patio.
Creeping Charlie, also known as Ground Ivy, Gill over the Ground, or Glechoma, is a short-branching plant that invades many lawns.
I sprayed Fertilome's Weed Free Zone herbicide in the spring and it wiped out my creeping charlie, clover, dandelions and other broadleaf weeds.
The reference manual said that Creeping Charlie (Ground Ivy, Glechoma hederacea L.