I've had shoots come up from a crepe myrtle which I dug out 5 years ago.
I paint them with straight undiluted roundup and that seems to have done
Hal ( email@example.com) wrote:
: >>Anyone familiar with anything to stop this unwanted growth?
: >Napthalene acetic acid? You must be joking.
: I don't think it is a joke, but I don't know if it will work, so I'm
: asking for help.
: >Get out the pruning shears and cut them off.
: I already tried that and without that task, I have enough job
: security, just feeding goldfish and watering flower beds. Crepe
: myrtle grows well here and the shoots are close to the ground,
: clipping them in such numbers is a job almost as bad as picking butter
: beans. :)
: Hal Middle Georgia, Zone 8