Asked on Jul 13, 2018

Looking for a natural weed killer which kills the roots as well.



5 answers
  • Lois Hinderliter
    on Jul 13, 2018

    I have used white vinegar.

  • GrandmasHouseDIY
    on Jul 13, 2018

    Lots and lots of salt will kill anything eventually

  • Betty
    on Jul 13, 2018

    One gallon white vinegar. .one cup table salt. .a few drops of dish soap. .mix together put in spray bottle. . It works well. .it also travel. .be careful of flowers. .killed my poison ivy. .and ivy didn't know it travel like round up .happy spraying. .
  • Mar21225774
    on Jul 14, 2018

    Thank you!!
  • Betsy
    on Jul 14, 2018

    Hi Mar: I don't know about this killing the roots too, but you can try it.

    Homemade Weed Killer:

    I've heard this works. Don't know if it will kill the flowers, though:(

    1 gallon of Vinegar

    2 cups epsom salt

    1/4 cup of the original BLUE Dawn dish soap

    Mix in a spayer.

    It should kill anything you spray it on. Mix and spray in the morning and after the dew has evaporated. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. By evening, the weeds should be all gone.

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