I've got an area along my property line containing weeds, brush and even
a small tree. I'd like to kill this stuff first before removing it. I
already coated it with Ortho Weed B Gone, but it doesn't seem very
effective and I feel I need something stronger.
Thanks for your suggestions.
On Friday, August 14, 2015 at 10:27:43 AM UTC-4, Sam Seagate wrote:
HD, garden centers, hardware stores, all have products
that are specifically targeted at killing brush. That's
what I'd look for. Weed B gone isn't going to be very
effective because it's a compromise, it has to kill weeds,
but not kill grass. Roundup/glyphosate would be a big
improvement, but for brush, the brush killer products
are a big improvement over that too.
Me too, store brand glyphosate in a pump-up sprayer. I won't see effects
for maybe a week, and a tree will require one or more subsequent
I have some Weed B Gone. So far I haven't found the kind of weeds it
In Ortho, get the Brush B gone.
That is basically home owner grade Garlon. It is good on leafy and
woody plants. It may kill a lot of grasses but cogan grass just laughs
at it. (a particularly invasive 6' tall grass in south Florida)
It is effective on most trees, cut stumps, vines etc.
On 08/14/2015 12:51 PM, email@example.com wrote:
Actually, a couple of weeks back, this is what I tried first. I bought
a spray called Bayer Advanced which already had like 1% triclor, then I
added a couple of bottles of higher concentration to increase the
percentage. I couldn't find Brush B Gone, so this was my next option.
Anyway, it selectively killed as you seem to point out, but I wanted a
kill all, so bought and used the Roundup concentrate yesterday.
Thanks again to everyone responding here.
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