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Q.I Would Like To Know If There Is A Substance To Spray On Sweet Gum Trees To Reduce The Number Of Seed Pods That Fall From It. Thanks.

Zone 20164 | bj.dobbins added on March 12, 2020 | Answered
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Answered on March 12, 2020

Yes, but this chemical needs to be handled by a professional that works with them for a living. There is high risk for health, and environmental damage with misuse.

Here is an article that will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/fruit-tree-sterilization.htm

Here is a link that will help you to find the closest extension service to you. They can help you with this task:


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