How to make a weed killer using vinegar?

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  • Sandra Sandra on Apr 06, 2019

    Yes! Two parts of vinegar to one part water. Spray with solution. Problem solved.

  • DesertRose DesertRose on Apr 06, 2019

    Here is our recipe: 1 gallon white vinegar, 2 cups Epsom salts, 1/3 cup Dawn dish soap (blue kind). Mix and spray on weeds early in morning after dew has evaporated. By evening the weeds will be dead. Be careful, it kills any plants. We use it on the driveway gravel and sidewalk cracks.

  • Nan W. Nan W. on Apr 06, 2019

    Mike: I use straight vinegar... why mix it with water? ...don't give those weeds a chance! LOL I use a big sprayer like this:

  • Lynn Sorrell Lynn Sorrell on Apr 06, 2019

    1 gal.vinegar-1gal.lemon juice-2cups salt --mix well in 2 gal. sprayer---spray in full direct sun kills everything

  • Vimarhonor Vimarhonor on Apr 07, 2019

    Hell. There are many natural household type of ways to eliminate your weeds, these very helpful links from Hometalk are a great a great synopsis.

  • Hi Mike - This is the most effective all-natural weed killer DIY that we use. It's even been featured on Hometalk! Hope this helps! Hugs, Holly

  • There are several here on HM:

    I just soak the area and pull the next day...I need the exercise! LOL


    This is not an exact science – approximate measures are totally fine 1 gallon white vinegar and cup Epsom salts and ¼ cup liquid dish soap Combine ingredients in spray bottle and treat weeds at the hottest time of day for best results.

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