Peggie Love
Peggie Love
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  • Salem, OR
Asked on Jul 28, 2012

clean up blackberry vines

Douglas Hunt

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the blackberry vines really took over the yard. I finally killed them with that ox bow. but now how do i remove these. there is still stickers and my entire yard on the side of my house is caked with these. Help. you can email me at PeggieSpinnerL@yahoo.com
1 answer
  • Douglas Hunt
    on Jul 29, 2012

    Peggy, I've done my share of battles with blackberry brambles. Cutting them back is a temporary solution. You really need to do that in combination with using an herbicide containing glyphosate. You cut them and then paint the remaining stems with the herbicide. Good heavy leather gloves are crucial to dragging them away without making a donation to the blood bank.

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