Tree Problems
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Tree Suckers

Anonymous added on June 5, 2011 | Answered

Isn't there some paint/spray that will prevent the regrowth of the sucker shoots that you have removed? It is a never ending battle.

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Nikki
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Answered on June 6, 2011

Cut the suckers and paint the fresh cuts with undiluted Round-up. This will get into the root system and kill the roots. It may take a month or so, but it will work. You can also try using a reciprocal saw to cut the roots out of the ground.

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