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Quaking Aspen shoots off roots - help!

Discussion in 'Tree Climbing, Pruning, Felling' started by GreenWestCoast, Aug 11, 2014.

  1. GreenWestCoast

    GreenWestCoast LawnSite Member
    Messages: 40

    New customer has shoots popping up all over her back yard garden/lawn; the neighbours cut down an Aspen a few months ago..the roots are active and trying to sprout new trees all over. Any advice?
  2. WenzelOSLLC

    WenzelOSLLC LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 709

    I just keep them mowed regularly. Isn't a problem if you get the ahoots early enough.

    Injection of Glyphosate could work as well. Problem is that as you kill parts of it, shoots will pop up along unaffected roots.

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