T-Zone vs poison ivy

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by RigglePLC, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,903

    I just thought you would want to see the poison ivy at my daughter's house on the back fence. Poison ivy was mature--wrong time of year to spray it. I sprayed it with T-Zone. Used an ounce or two of solution. Nothing happened after two days...and then... This picture was taken August 16, about 7 days after spraying.

    I should point out that the solution was about 4 months old. Originally prepared April 20, 2011.

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  2. vencops

    vencops LawnSite Bronze Member
    from NC
    Posts: 1,537

    SMOKED!

    I wish I'd taken pictures of my gly./AS mixture I sprayed on some poison ivy a few weeks ago. Same results.

    I've got another spot to spray this week. I'll take some photos.
     
  3. White Gardens

    White Gardens LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,776

    I've been dealing with more PI this season than I ever have in the last 6 years of business.

    I've been using a mix if Surge and RU to control one back yard that was completely infested. If I hadn't gotten control as of just recently, then I was going to switch to an RU mix along with an ester formulation.

    It's taken me all season to get a complete kill only because everytime more English IVY and Vinca was killed off, more PI sprouted out where the runners were suppressed by the ground cover.
     

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