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What is the best way to eliminate Mares tail weed from your garden. My mother has this unwanted weed which is causeing her alot of problems..


  • DaintinessDaintiness Posts: 984

    Hi Alison, I have pinged another thread about mare's tail which nmay have the answers you are looking for. Hope it helps.

  • Thanks Daintiness. I shall take a look at that..

  • ChicChic Posts: 4

    Try using Vinegar Cooking Salt and washing up liquid Great resultsimage

  • ChicChic Posts: 4

    oops in a spray Bottle image

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 84,017

    Doesn't work - ok so it blackens the top growth - it doesn't affect the deep roots which continue to grow. image

    Also all that salt/vinegar/detergent is really bad for the ecology of the soil image

    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.

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