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The Mowman
09-04-2000, 11:46 PM
Has anyone used or heard of a soil sterilizer called Sahara. It comes in powder form in 10 lbs. bags. I was wondering how close to trees you can apply it without risking harming the tree?

NeilG
09-13-2000, 10:32 PM
Mowman, I have used Sahara, and it is pretty good stuff. But I would stay away from any trees. I sprayed around a number of Momossa's and it didn't seem to hurt them, but it really nailed the Kudsu in the area that I wanted to treat.
I treated the end of May, and NOTHING has grown back since.
I went by the labled directions and it accomplished what both me and the customer wanted to do. But keep in mind that it is a "Total soil sterilant". But it has given full season control for us down in the South.
NG