Liriope Plants
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Would stump removal applied to the edges of spreading liriope keep it from spreading?

Zone Little Rock, AR | Anonymous added on March 21, 2020 | Answered

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on March 22, 2020

Monkey Grass (liriope) sends out runners underground, so digging it up works better. I'd be worried the chemical would travel thru the runners to the main plant and kill it, too.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/groundcover/monkey-grass/removing-monkey-grass.htm

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