poplar trees, plotting their deaths

Don Staples dstaples at livingston.net
Tue Feb 17 15:34:40 EST 1998

kat wrote:
> i have never heard of (we call it "hack and squirt" here) killing more than
> one tree per treatment - i didn't know the chemicals traveled through the
> root system....
> is garlon the same as vision? (glyphosate)
> i do know that some of the areas we have treated have killed conifers
> accidentally...

Most of the trasfer of materials comes from root grafting, if  the
species of tree doesn't root graft easily, the transfer wont occur.  The
transfer by fungii mats is unsubstantiated at this time.

Oh, and one other method, careless application.
Don Staples
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