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Old 03-17-2011, 02:09 AM
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rarely do i pull weeds by hand (thts wht the wife is for lol)
i hit them with the trimmer to bare dirt.

i used to put landscape fabrick done, but have found it to be a waist of time and money
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Old 03-17-2011, 06:47 AM
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i used one of those big a$$ ground stakes its like 3ft long and hammered it into the ground! i had to use my ztr to pull it out!
I'm sure that won't go anywhere! lol
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Old 03-17-2011, 08:44 AM
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rarely do i pull weeds by hand....
i hit them with the trimmer to bare dirt.
Job looks better, but knocking the foliage off weeds in beds with a trimmer isn't really going to solve the problem. You'd be better off spraying them (or hand pulling)... they're just going to pop right back up. Customer might get miffed...
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Old 03-17-2011, 03:42 PM
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Job looks better, but knocking the foliage off weeds in beds with a trimmer isn't really going to solve the problem. You'd be better off spraying them (or hand pulling)... they're just going to pop right back up. Customer might get miffed...
i do spray them(but here come all the internet warriors preaching about you cant spray without a license)

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Old 03-18-2011, 01:59 AM
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i just never understand why people let their flower beds get so bad...anyone can spray roundup on weeds...it's not hard work or anything....people are just dumb sometimes...oh well i guess just about anyone can cut their own grass too...lol...even roundup doesn't last very long...the weeds always come back regardless haha
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What do you spray them with? weed and feed? Just wondering, Thanks
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Old 03-18-2011, 04:31 AM
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What do you spray them with? weed and feed? Just wondering, Thanks
Weed n' Feed is for the lawn. I.e dandylions, clover, etc.... Not for use in beds

Bed chemicals for weeds - i use round up from JD Landscapes..

If you were being smart, sorry i didn't catch it.
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Old 03-18-2011, 12:27 PM
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When i worked at the garden center we sold a weed and feed for beds, I never bought it, never saw anyone else buy it but it was there, haha. wouldnt round up kill the other plants in the bed?
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Old 03-18-2011, 01:36 PM
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As long as you don't spray it on them, the other plants will be fine.
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Old 03-19-2011, 01:21 AM
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As long as you don't spray it on them, the other plants will be fine.
Casey beat me to it. Be careful spraying if it's windy. I learned the hard way. Was in a hurry and well you can figure the ending on that one
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