Time to act:
Sep, Oct, Nov, Jun, Jul, Aug, May
Fat hen, Chenopodium album, is an annual weed loved by butterflies, and whose young leaves are delicious in salads or cooked like spinach. However, it will also quickly colonise open ground and spread through your garden if left unchecked - a single plant can produce 20,000 seeds in its short lifetime.
Fat hen is a weed that will quickly spread and colonise any open ground, competing with your other plants for nutrients.
Find it on
all over the garden