Thread: pampas grass
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:11 PM
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Originally Posted by rescuedlawn View Post
Has anyone had to remove pampas grass before? I know they are challenging and many times will require a back hoe. Any suggestions?
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Use a hedge trimmer .. then a chainsaw on the reasonably well if you clean it out regularly...
Trim all the loose stuff down to the base of the plant then the chsinsaw does quickwork of it...also a pick or sharpshooter at the base will dislodge it pretty qhickly...
We used to bundle them with twine and haul off...
Unless you got many, I wouldn't use a backhoe, unless you have one...
...and wear longsleeves or your arms will get cut up!
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