Sago Palm Trees
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Removing Overgrown Plants

Anonymous added on January 29, 2011 | Answered

We have a very large Sago palm with many heads and pups. It is in a very small area and needs to be removed. How deep do the roots go? Must we dig it up, or can we cut it back and kill it?

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Nikki
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Answered on January 31, 2011

Cut it back and paint the open wounds with undiluted Round-Up right after you cut the main plant down. This should kill it without having to dig up the roots.

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