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Herbicide For Cattails

  • Airmax Shoreline Defense

    4.6

    (101 Reviews)

    …of Cattails Kill the roots of even the most persistent emergent aquatic weeds & grasses. Airmax Shoreline Defense is great for controlling cattails or any other plant growing above or out of the water. Apply directly to the foliage allowing it to be absorbed by the weed killing the roots for
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    $31.99 - 103.99
  • …all season long. How to Kill Cattails One of the most effective ways to get rid of cattails is to spray unwanted growth. To maximize the effectiveness of your cattail treatments wait until there is at least 12 - 18 of exposed growth to apply product. A systemic herbicide like Shoreline Defense &…
    …terrestrial weed herbicides to treat weeds in your pond or lake but when it comes to managing nuisance growth in and around your pond not all chemicals are created equally. Though broad-spectrum-use herbicides work great on grassy terrestrial weeds they're not approved for use on cattails and water…
    …vegetation also makes a great nesting area for muskrats leeches snakes and other pests. Many types of weeds and algae can spread by seeds or spores if the plant is shaken or if plant fragments are left floating in the water. Killing the vegetation using herbicides and algaecides before attempting to…
    …like cattails grow along the shoreline and stand above the surface or in shallow areas. Emergent plants may have some of their root system (up to 6-8 inches) in water however all the leaves will be above water due to the stiff or firm steam. Sample and Compare Remove a sample of the weed for a…
    …like cattails and bulrush can still be problematic after cutting because they will regrow from seeds and remaining rhizomes. Both algaecides (used to treat forms of algae) and herbicides (treats pond weeds) can be found in either a liquid or granular form. * Liquid applications are commonly used for
    …1 for 3 – 5 years. Stage 2 – Over time organic debris begins to accumulate and the pond becomes overabundant with nutrients. These excess nutrients become an effective plant fertilizer causing weeds and algae to grow prolifically. You may begin to notice emergent weeds like cattails and…
    …slowing growth and keeping your water clear and clean. Note that pond dyes do not inhibit growth of emergent plants (e.g. cattails) or floating plants (e.g. water lily). For more information on aquatic plants and weeds and how to manage them check out our weed control guide. In addition using pond…
    …invest in a separate sprayer just for pond treatments. Using lawn and garden chemicals in the same sprayer that you use on your pond can add toxic material into the pond that can potentially harm your fish and other aquatic life. Granular Spreader For granular herbicides and algaecides the Granular…
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