Getting rid of grasses?!

watergal(z6/7 Westminster, MD)May 2, 2006

I have a clump of zebra grass, about 2 feet in diameter, that I want to remove. I have read that digging out the roots is a horrible job, so I've tried killing it off with RoundUp. Three applications later, it's still growing!

Any advice?

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donn_(7b-8a)

If you use a strong enough solution of Roundup, in warm weather, it'll eventually kill the grass. I'm talking about the brush and ivy strength Roundup, not the weed killer.

    Bookmark   May 4, 2006 at 7:32AM
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pezhead

give a couple of local kids some picks and shovels and a few bucks and tell them to have at it. Stay clear of chemicals!

    Bookmark   May 7, 2006 at 12:58PM
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