Palm Tree Problems
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Getting Rid Of Roots

Anonymous added on May 20, 2011 | Answered

I had some small palms removed, but the roots are still there. How do I get rid of them?

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Nikki
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Answered on May 21, 2011

Undiluted Round-up will help kill the roots. You will need to wound the roots (normally, people cut the suckers down and use those wounds) and then paint the undiluted Round-up on the wounds. The bigger or more wounds you paint, the better. The roots will suck the Round-up in and it will kill them. You may have to repeat the process a few times to fully kill the roots if the root system is still strong.

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