I planted a chive in my small perennial garden. It has now spread

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  • Hillela G. Hillela G. on May 30, 2017
    If you want to control them, cut the flowers off as soon as you see them wilting.

  • Marcie Marcie on May 30, 2017
    Oh yes, chives can get everywhere ! To make sure the seeds don't spread when the wind blows, I cut off the flowers - and don't wait too long, or the problem will continue (I put newspaper down to catch all the seeds when I cut them).

  • Lly7217931 Lly7217931 on May 30, 2017
    Yes, thank you but now there are little shoots everywhere. I am trying to pull by hand in the middle of other plants.

  • Gma Kirk Gma Kirk on May 30, 2017
    To remove them, you will have dig out every little bulblet. Never let them go to seed, as others have already said.

  • Connie Hart Connie Hart on May 30, 2017
    Put in pots and sell