The Root of the Problem: Garlic Mustard

In the  second year, Garlic Mustard will produce flowers and seeds - thousands of seeds! Photo credit: Richard Stromberg

It’s a classic tale of being careful what you wish for. As a high school student in Germany I went hiking with my classmates in the early spring woods. As I unpacked lunch, friends gathered knoblauchskraut at the forest edge, and we then added the native herb to our sandwiches.  “Ah,” I thought. “If only… [Read More]