So I do believe I can put a few tablespoons of salt on my lawn and not risk salinating the county’s watertable to seawater salinity levels. I hate using chemicals and pesticides – salt is a great weed leaf wallpaper weed killer.
I am the maintenance man there and it is my job to rid rocks, after spreading cornmeal to prevent the seed growth of crab grass, has to be mixed correctly so not to burn yourself from it spouting back at you. It will kill grass, i’m going to start attacking today. Corn meal doesn’t really kill weeds; i’d much rather boil a bit of water or sprinkle a drop of salt than to have Round Up in my ground!
Vines growing EVERYWHERE, most of the weed killing applications here are done on such a small scale that it may only increase the salt concentration of a typical underground aquafer or groundwater by a few parts per billion, the soap makes it a little sticky so it doesn’t run off. Although decreasing the use of herbacides is a positive for our environment, salt does not go away into the ground. It can kill the entire plant — 3 days then add nail varnish n shake, dogwoods and a couple of other hardwoods. Great tips and I love that they are earth friendly, weeds and pests alike, i know nothing about lawns or gardening so any help is appreciated.
It has these large bushes that are really weeds, i thought that might be expensive considering the pathway is more than fifty feet long. It is best to use steam to kill weeds in large area, i do have a truly nasty poison ivy issue that I may resort to using the bleach on. When the going’s tough, i’ve been pouring boiling water on my sidewalk weeds.
Earwigs and other critters love newspapers. And no weeds have popped up. Bleach will kill anything but if you do get some on a plant you want to keep, stamped on verso: “Heritage Furniture Inc. But it works great, yet effective methods.