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Bamboo barrier/deflection question

Posted by kpcannon (My Page) on
Fri, Oct 10, 08 at 12:56

Im curious if using Visqueen as a replacement of Deep Root bamboo barriers is a good idea? This stuff is nearly the same thickness at about half the cost. What do you think? I could always overlap it for more thickness.

This is what im interested in buying:
as a replacement for:


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RE: Bamboo barrier/deflection question

  • Posted by kudzu9 Zone 8b, WA (My Page) on
    Fri, Oct 10, 08 at 13:03

I wouldn't'd have as much luck as if you used tissue paper. I've seen rhizomes go through 60 mil bamboo barrier and 45 mil pond liner.

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