Ivy Wars

April 19, 2012 at 5:37 pm

Forget Star Wars; forget The Hunger Games. I’m engaged in an epic battle with a most insidious foe: English Ivy. We successfully removed it from our side yard a few years ago, but neglected to finish the job properly around the back of the house—and now we’re paying for it. It completely enveloped a yew bush (we were planning on chopping the yew anyway), and keeps sending shoots up into our air conditioner. In the […]