Poison Oak Plants
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Poison Oak

Anonymous added on April 17, 2011 | Answered

How can I remove poison oak plants out of my shrubberies without harming myself or my shrubberies?

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Nikki
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Answered on April 18, 2011

If you're looking to get rid of poison ivy (or oak), treat with herbicide first (to kill the roots) then, wearing gloves, hand pull dead plant material and dispose of it. Do not burn it, however, as the poison can be breathed in and will result in a nasty rash. Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/starting/poison-ivy-control.htm

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