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    how do i kill bambo plant

    bambo is running amok in my garden

    +1  Views: 516 Answers: 4 Posted: 12 years ago

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    Good Luck if it is in your garden-shoots can come up 20-30' away from the origional plant, they are fast growing and their roots spread really far, really fast.  They don't die from most plant killers and they r not picky about the weather.  My resolution is that I send you a panda bear.  I will speak to her first (i am a doolittle) and she will get along well.

    To kill bamboo we use a weed killer called "Round Up" in Australia.  Works Great. 


    Not sure if you have the same brand but can find a similiar one in any hardware store.


    First you have to cut it right back to almost ground level & then pour "Round Up" on it.


    Takes about a week to finally kill it off.


    Hope it works! -             From Australia.


     

    pythonlover

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    Hello welcome to the site,there are a handful of us here from Australia.
    doolittle

    Huh..maybe u have stronger Round-up-or we have indestructable bamboo.

    G'Day doolittle!


    Well I must admit you have to put the "Round Up" straight from the bottle & don't mix with anything at all.  Yeah there is a few places I've seem or had Bamboo here  but I sure wouldn't have it myself after what I have heard about how fast it grows.  Then at the same time really very HARD to kill.


    If nothing you find works I suggest you find a guy with a Bulldozer!    Good Luck!

    Hey there Aussie "pythonlover" Thanks for the greeting also a "Hi"to everyone else also!


     

    PEOPLELOVER

    G`day Twittynan, I also am a bronzed ANZAC, well I was years ago welcome to our pack of ratbags.
    You will providing you have the strength to stay with us find we are not a bad pack of poor b-----ds.
    I live on the Sunshine Coast in beautiful Queensland.


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