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Weed of the Week: Japanese Stiltgrass

What Do You Do With This Invasive Species

CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa. — Paul Epsom's weed of the week is Japanese Stiltgrass (Microstegium vimineum).  lt is also called  Asian Stiltgrass. This plant is quite invasive and thrives as a weed in lawns and gardens. Japanese stiltgrass grows well shade and sunny areas. It can grow dense and block desirable vegetation.  There are ways to manually remove it and chemically get rid of this weed.

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