How to kill weeds in juniper.

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by jameszell24, Apr 2, 2010.

  1. jameszell24

    jameszell24 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 26

    I heard some one say 1 table spoon of round up 41% per gallon of water. any tips
  2. SeedPro

    SeedPro LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Are you licensed to spray pesticides James?
  3. grassrat

    grassrat LawnSite Member
    Messages: 73

    pull with hand :)
  4. bug-guy

    bug-guy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,027

    look at certainty, check the newest label on the internet it has an over the top label now
  5. greendoctor

    greendoctor LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,694

    Certainty, Image or Lontrel are options for broadleaf weed control. Ronstar Flo will also contribute to weed control as well. It is labeled as a preemergent, but it burns up lots of broadleaf weeds. Conifers are very tolerant of that material. For me, going under and around plants with a calibrated wand is more cost effective and time efficient that having to stay there and hand weed.
  6. jameszell24

    jameszell24 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 26

    Not wanting to spray pesticides seedpro, wanting to kill weeds in juniper
  7. fastcat

    fastcat LawnSite Senior Member
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    yea your not licensed. so you are saying herbicide is not a pesticide
  8. betmr

    betmr LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Here we go, the old, "Pesticides are for killing bugs, I'm spraying herbicides, so I don't need no stinking Pesticide license", routine.

    P.S.: They need to change the title of this Forum, it is very misleading to people who don't know that Pesticide is a general term for Insecticide, herbicide, fugicide, rodenticide etc, etc. All pests, and all controled by........Pesticides. I remember one guy argueing the fact that this thread is named Pesticide & herbicide application, so that proves there is a difference.
    Last edited: Apr 17, 2010
  9. ArizPestWeed

    ArizPestWeed LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,457

    Why , what difference does it make , he's gonna use 'em anyway if he's not , might as well lead him down the correct path to correct pesticide use .
  10. sunray

    sunray LawnSite Member
    Messages: 218

    Take those nasty bushes out, I joyfully remove every juniper I am allowed to remove.
    They are a maintenance nightmare, however they are good cover for every weed tat wants a chanceto grow.
    Best of all if there is a piece of trash blowing down the street it will collect it fr you.

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