Redwood Trees
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Redwood Shoots Removal

Anonymous added on October 30, 2011 | Answered

We had a redwood tree in our yard that was dying, so we had it removed and the trunk ground out. Now we have a million shoots coming up in the area of where the trunk was and would like to know how to get rid of them permanently. I hope you can help us!

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Nikki
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Answered on October 31, 2011

Cut the suckers and paint the fresh cuts with concentrated Round-Up. The tree will suck the Round-Up into its system and kill it. It may take a few applications, but will eventually kill the roots.

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