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Sandspurs

Mark Lane

Sandspurs

notes from a coastal columnist

by Mark Lane

  • 333 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementMark Lane ; foreword by Gary R. Mormino and Raymond Arsenault.
SeriesThe Florida history and culture series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4874.L235 A25 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16444428M
ISBN 109780813032344
LC Control Number2008002687

Pasturelands and lawns alike are host to many varieties of pesky weeds. One of the worst is sandbur. What is a sandbur weed? This plant is a common problem in dry, sandy soils and patchy lawns. It produces a seedpod that sticks to clothing, fur and unfortunately, skin. The painful burs are annoying and their hitchhiking activity spreads the. For every bucket of sand a man hauls, the wind More. Want to Read. Shelving menu.

Any suggestions on getting rid of sandspurs? Shailor Clark. Posts: Location: Roanoke Island, North Carolina. posted 8 years ago. Long story short a dirt road was put right next to this land many years ago as a driveway to the neighbors place. They imported sand to do so thus bringin in the sandspurs. I live in a place that was once a pine. Sandspurs make a good weapon if you know how to use them. Charlie is an expert. He selects a mature sandspur and breaks off the stem at the base. Holding the bottom of the stem between his thumb and index finger, he throws the sandspur with a quick flick of the wrist. In most instances, the spines of the sandspur adhere to the skin of the victim.

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Sand spurs (Cenchrus spp.) go by many names, including sandburs, grass burrs and stickers, but whatever you call them, they produce burrs that can be painful. These annual weeds grow throughout the summer in sandy, dry soils in sunny areas.

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Sandspurs book Read "Sandspurs Notes from a Coastal Columnist" by Mark Lane available from Rakuten Kobo. Far from the myth of surf, sand, and orange juice, Mark Lane's snapshots of life in the Sunshine State are more likely t Brand: University Press of Florida.

Sandspurs are one of those ‘pioneer’ species that will move in to an immature, bare or newly disturbed environment – to restart the eventual progression to a forested area.

Once the trees that were planted to replace the pines have matured in a few decades, the sandspurs will eventually die back in numbers out-competed by a balanced.

Sandspurs: Cenchrus’ Secret If I were ever to invent a torture it would be dragging someone naked through a field of sandspurs.

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