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problems with my plum tree

How do I get rid of suckers and shoots around my backyard?

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#1 Comment By theficuswrangler On 08/06/2014 @ 2:21 pm

The best control is cutting/digging/pulling. Using an herbicide may damage the parent tree. Here’s a discussion: [1]
If the sprouts are from a tree that you don’t want to keep, you might try girdling, as in this discussion: [2]

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