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168 results for WEED

40 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Sep 3, 201747DWacky tobacky, in partAndrew Zhou
Wed Dec 21, 201668AGardener's baneJeff Chen and Seth Geltman
Tue Dec 15, 201552ADandelion, e.g. (3)David Levinson Wilk
Mon Feb 16, 201551DUnwanted garden growthDavid J. Kahn
Tue Feb 3, 201563DDo some yard work (2)Joe Krozel
Fri Oct 10, 20145DDo some yard work (2)David Steinberg
Wed Feb 26, 201436DPull up dandelions and crab grassRuth B. Margolin
Wed Mar 27, 201346AHerbicide target (3)David J. Kahn
Wed Jan 30, 201348AMarijuana, informallyWill Nediger
Wed Mar 14, 201263ADo some gardeningDave Sarpola
Sun Jul 17, 201155AGoldenrod, e.g.Daniel A. Finan
Mon Jun 21, 201051DWhacked plantFred Piscop
Tue Jun 8, 201012DThistle or goldenrodPeter A. Collins
Fri Jun 4, 20106DUnwanted 36-AcrossMartin Ashwood-Smith
Mon Nov 16, 200930DMarijuana, slangilyJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Wed Feb 6, 200819DDandelion, e.g. (3)Larry Shearer
Tue Aug 21, 200765AWork in the garden (2)Tom Heilman
Sun Aug 12, 200754DDandelion or goldenrod, e.g.Cathy Millhauser
Thu Oct 12, 20061DThistle, e.g.Dave Tuller
Sun Oct 8, 200682DMarijuanaFred Piscop
Mon Jun 5, 200635DLawn intruderFred Piscop
Mon Feb 27, 200650AGarden invaderEd Early
Tue Feb 7, 20061DGarden intruder (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue May 25, 200428DWork in the garden (2)Richard Chisholm
Sun Mar 7, 2004117DNarc's targetTyler Hinman
Tue Feb 10, 200464AGarden intruder (2)Seth A. Abel
Mon Oct 27, 200351ACrab grass, e.g.Richard Miller
Thu Aug 30, 200113DCigCathy Millhauser
Sun Mar 25, 200117DNut sedge, e.g.Trip Payne
Sat Mar 10, 200131DIt's often rooted outCharles E. Gersch
Tue Feb 8, 200064AHerbicide target (3)Fred Piscop
Wed Jun 23, 199962DHerbicide's targetAlan Olschwang
Tue Dec 15, 19981AGarden crasherPatrick Jordan
Mon Aug 31, 199864AGardener's problemBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed May 6, 19985ALawn eyesoreRichard Hughes
Fri Oct 18, 199659DHerbicide target (3)M. Gaffney
Wed Dec 20, 199525DDandelion, e.g. (3)Lois Sidway
Sat Oct 14, 199554DTobacco, slangilyAlex K. Justin
Tue Mar 28, 199513DPull dandelions, e.g.Christopher Page
Sun Dec 25, 1994119AUnwelcome growthRandolph Ross

2 results for WEED from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 21, 2017panda47AA B C d E F G ...Mel Taub
Jan 22, 2012diagramless39DThistle, e.g.Fred Piscop

126 results for WEED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Apr 18, 1993109AKnawel or spurryNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sat Dec 12, 199265AHenbit or plantainStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Sat Sep 5, 19926ADevil's-grip, e.g.Jesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Dec 6, 199068AGardener's nemesisEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Oct 8, 199067AUnwanted plantFred TooleMaleska
Sun Oct 7, 199014ADandelion, e.g.Dorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Aug 5, 199018DCullBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jul 8, 1990118ASpurry or henbitCharles M. DeberMaleska
Mon Apr 23, 199027DWord with chick or ragLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Mar 26, 199015DLawn spoilerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Mar 5, 199061AGarden interloperSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Jan 7, 198920ADo a garden choreKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Thu Feb 26, 198736DDock or knawelElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sun Nov 9, 1986129AHenbit or plantainRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 1986127ADevil's-trumpet, e.g.Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Jun 15, 198618DGarden undesirableRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Aug 11, 198512DHenbit is onePeter G. SnowMaleska
Fri Jun 1, 198412DUse a hoeSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Sat May 12, 198463ANurseryman's baneI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thu Feb 9, 198463ADevil's-grip, e.g.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Jan 28, 198450AHenbit, e.g.Joe ClonickMaleska
Sun Nov 20, 198345DHenbit or knawelElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Fri Nov 4, 198371ADo garden workBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Mon Jun 27, 198313DNoxious growthNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Apr 25, 198322AGarden interloperSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Mar 23, 198362ACat's-ear or lady's-thumbI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thu Jul 8, 198269AJimson, e.g.Arthur M. WhelanMaleska
Tue Jul 6, 198235ADandelion or cat's-earDorothy ElliottMaleska
Sat Jun 26, 198213DGrowth in lots of lotsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Feb 26, 198256DKnawel is oneMel RosenMaleska
Sun Feb 14, 198242DLamb's-quarters, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Jan 18, 198255DThe ___ (nicotine)Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Jan 4, 198263AWord after tumble or ragNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Nov 2, 198113DPoison ivy, e.g.Evelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sat Aug 1, 198158DTobacco, informallyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Feb 18, 198119AQuack grass, e.g.Gene StoneMaleska
Mon Jan 12, 198148DPurslane, e.g.Evelyn BenshoofMaleska
Tue Jan 6, 198162ADevil's trumpet, e.g.Kay SullivanMaleska
Mon Nov 5, 197960ADo gardeningGeorge LaczkoMaleska
Mon Oct 22, 197912DBlack nightshade, e.g.BrumbauchMaleska
Tue Aug 14, 197956ADandelion, e.g.R. W. GreenleafMaleska
Wed Jun 13, 197920DWord with milk or tumbleHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed May 30, 197942DTobacco, with "the"JohnsonMaleska
Tue Mar 13, 197962ADandelion, e.g.Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Feb 21, 197958AKnawel or spurryJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tue Feb 13, 197962ADo a garden jobJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Dec 25, 197750AFast-growing plantAnne FoxMaleska
Thu Dec 1, 197732DKnawel or spurryTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Oct 20, 197722DKing devil, for oneHenry HookMaleska
Mon Jun 20, 197713DDevil's paintbrush, for oneYoungMaleska
Fri Feb 18, 197734DMilk or tumbleH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Fri Jun 18, 197667AWidow's crepeAnn JenkinsWeng
Sat May 8, 19766DGarden pestMel RosenWeng
Sun Dec 14, 197542AUnplanted plantJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed Sep 10, 197567ACrabgrass, e.g.Martha J. DeWittWeng
Mon Oct 7, 197463AThe ___ (tobacco)Herb L. RisteenWeng
Fri Aug 30, 197447ADo a garden choreJoan DeRossoWeng
Sun Dec 2, 197343DGarden pestHume R. CraftWeng
Fri Sep 14, 197337DGarden interloperUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 10, 197361ADandelion, e.g.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 1, 1973102AGarden pestAnthony MorseWeng
Mon Sep 4, 197212DUseless growthUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 8, 197260ADo a lawn choreUnknownWeng
Wed Jun 21, 197264ATobacco, for oneUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 6, 197118DDo a garden choreUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 17, 197167ADo a garden jobUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 11, 197067ALawn nuisanceUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 16, 197016DLawn plagueUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 28, 196960DDo a garden task.UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 14, 196845DLawn nuisance.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 5, 196730DDandelion.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 5, 19678DField daisy, for one.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Apr 4, 196733DGarden invader.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Mar 5, 196770AWild carrot.George LaczkoFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 196633DPurslane.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 15, 196667APlant.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 26, 196653DWork in garden.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 18, 196668AGarden intruder.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 18, 196632DTobacco.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 26, 196434DTobacco: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 196420DQuitch grass.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Tue Nov 10, 196465ADarnel.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 31, 196432AWild growth.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 13, 19637DDandelion.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 8, 196371ADarnel.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 28, 196362AWork in the garden.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 17, 196313DDodder.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 8, 196265ABurdock, for one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 30, 196250DPurslane, for one.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 25, 196268ABurdock.S. A. KayFarrar
Fri Feb 2, 196213DDarnel, for one.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Fri Dec 1, 196151ASee 26 Across.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 18, 196136DJimson or loco.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 20, 196154DCrab grass, for one.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 2, 196110DDarnel.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 17, 196061ADo a gardening job.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 1960147AFast grower.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Oct 14, 196015DWork in the garden.Louise EarnestFarrar
Wed Sep 28, 196034ACrabgrass, for example.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 27, 196012DDevil's-paintbrush, for one.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 13, 196013DQuitch grass, for one.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 16, 195912DTobacco: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 3, 195968ARemove (with "out").UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 15, 195965APurslane, for example.Jan DubinFarrar
Sun May 31, 1959137ADandelion.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun May 10, 195944DDaisy or dandelion.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Thu Jan 30, 195827AGarden growth.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Nov 3, 195730DDandelion or daisy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Jan 17, 195758AWild carrot.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Nov 20, 195612DWild carrot, for example.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 16, 195662AUnwanted plant.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Aug 14, 195614DTobacco.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 195644DWild plant.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Jun 25, 195560ATobacco.John M. HolmesFarrar
Tue Apr 5, 195521APlant.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Feb 2, 195555DBurdock.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 18, 195436DCrab grass.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Apr 14, 195462ADandelion.Harold ReinFarrar
Sun Mar 28, 195434AJournalist and Whig leader (1797–1882).Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Mar 23, 195421ADarnel or wild carrot.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 26, 195143DGarden intruder.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 18, 195161ADandelion, wild carrot or darnel.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 1, 19516ACigarette: Colloq.Robert HeglerFarrar
Wed Dec 27, 195013DLady Nicotine for burning.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 11, 195013DQuack grass.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 1949114A"Tobacco is a dirty ___. I like it."Thomas MeekinFarrar