What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.tree suckers

Anonymous added on July 15, 2015 | Answered

I have pruned trees that were growing suckers, and now the stump of the suckers are growing more suckers! How do I stop this from happening? And what should be done about trees that continue to sprout from a stump that’s been there for a decade?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on July 16, 2015

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.

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert