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flowergirl

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blackberrys arrgghh
« on: June 26, 2007, 18:45 »
been up the allotment this evening to restart my war on a blackberry bush that was surrounded by what i think was a compost heap aarrrgghh. im a bit naughty cos the plot next to me hasnt been touched for ages (big tall weeds of every kind!!)so i reascued a plastic compost bin put it on that plot and filled it with the compost/dirt mix (whilst whistling inocently!) my question is HOW CAN I KILL THIS BLACKBERRY BUSH? it is everywhere!miles from the main stem i was hoping it would get struck by lightning,no joy!am i doomed to be at war with this earth invading monster forever :(


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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2007, 19:24 »
If it's that bad I'd use SBK Brushwood Killer.  Not organic but effective.
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« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2007, 21:02 »
Quote from: "Aunt Sally"
If it's that bad I'd use SBK Brushwood Killer.  Not organic but effective.


You know what I'd use Auntie, but I've been warned & It'd straight to the naughty step for me!
Did it really tell you to do THAT on the packet?

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« Reply #3 on: June 27, 2007, 06:15 »
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HOW CAN I KILL THIS BLACKBERRY BUSH?
Get out your mattock / azada

flowergirl

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« Reply #4 on: June 27, 2007, 19:03 »
Get out your mattock / azada
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« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2007, 19:30 »
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Quote from: "Aunt Sally"
If it's that bad I'd use SBK Brushwood Killer.  Not organic but effective.


You know what I'd use Auntie, but I've been warned & It'd straight to the naughty step for me!


Absolutely no thermonuclear devices allowed here Digger  :lol:


I've got an Azada and it's great !  http://www.get-digging.co.uk/

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« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2007, 19:33 »
I've never been lost since I bought my azada :lol:

flowergirl

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« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2007, 20:44 »
wow that looks like a get stress releiving device but this thing is EVERYWHERE do you think round up would work??

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« Reply #8 on: June 27, 2007, 20:48 »
NO !!!

SBK Brushwood Killer is the one you need !

flowergirl

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« Reply #9 on: June 27, 2007, 21:13 »
thanks so much can i get that in garden centers or on line?

 


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