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A customer has asked me to remove Bamboo from there garden, what's the best method? Treat it or dig it? It looks like it's been planted but is spreading rapidly, thankyou




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  • PRO

    Steve, type "remove bamboo" into the search at the top of the screen, lots of advice there - my advice would be to cost in a new pry bar and heavy duty mattock - the bamboo, together with your efforts will probably break them.!

  • not all bamboos are bad, some of the nicer ones you wish would clump up a bit faster in fact, but the invasive sort ought to be banned lol

  • Cheers folk, I'll see what I can do.

  • PRO

    Hi Steve

    it can be a nightmare

    i some time cut it down to  about 150mm then poor neat glyposate 360 down the stems 

    let that do the work for you 


    • Hi Tom, I did advise that to customer but he wants it completely removed....tools are ordered!!!!!! I'm feeling fit

      • PRO

        you wont be when you finish :)

  • PRO

    We have just done a Bamboo removal job with a mini digger. Took 4 hours and charged £660.

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