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    …like Corkscrew Rush Dwarf Cattail and Blue Flag Iris. These types of plants have clumping roots runners or rhizomes and the dividing process will vary slightly based on which type of root mass the plant has. Here's what to do: * Lift the pot out of the water and gently remove the root mass. * Wash…
  • Jenlis Weed Razer™ Aquatic Weed Cutter

    4.8

    (66 reviews)

    …type of rooted aquatic vegetation; such as Watermilfoil lily pads pond weed and even cattails. The razor sharp blades of the Weed Razer™ can easily shear through submerged weeds as well as cattails. Remove weeds in a simple 4-step process! * Give it a toss. * Let it sink. * Pull it in. *…
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    $139.95
  • The Pond Guy® 28” Weed Cutter

    3.7

    (35 reviews)

    …mechanical removal of submerged marginal and terrestrial weeds. This 28 wide double-sided weed cutter comes with a two-piece rustproof powder-coated 11' long aluminum handle. Use this aquatic weed removal tool to cut floating aquatic vegetation weeds along the edges of the pond or cattails and…
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    $119.99
  • …run.Removing Dead Cattails Wait until treated cattails are brown and wilted to remove them. Cutting them down too early will prevent the chemical treatment from fully reaching and killing the cattail rhizome (root) resulting in a quick return of the weed. Do not leave dead cattails or any other dead…
    …make removing the weeds a cinch. A pond rake pulls gathers and removes dead debris from the surface or the bottom of a pond. The Pond & Beach Rake is 36 inches wide and can be used as a floating rake or a subsurface rake. Simply attach the float for clearing the surface of the water or remove it…
    …Their Diet: A muskrat eats aquatic vegetation like cattails sedges rushes water lilies and pond weeds. In some areas it may also eat clams mussels snails crayfish small fish and frogs. Keeping your pond clear of excess vegetation such as cattails grasses rushes etc will disrupt a muskrat's diet.…
    …clippings and leaves naturally contribute to the accumulation of muck. It is always a good idea to prevent organics from entering the pond and to remove as much as possible. Over time with layers of leaves and other debris building up the sludge can build to be inches or more thick. What is Muck's…
    …Weed Identification Guide. Ready for Removal After you have treated and killed the problem plants then you should pull the dead debris from the pond using a weed cutter and rake. The Weed Cutter and The Pond & Beach Rake are perfect tools for the job. Removing dead vegetation will prevent all…
    …of space to start with particularly on a smaller pond. The area can be expanded as needed. * Step 2: Remove debris Use a  weed cutter and rake to remove dead or floating debris such as cattails and phragmites. If those are on the water's surface or along the lake's edges as the ice forms you could…
    …Rooted plants 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…
    …before removing. Once the plant has died remove as much of the dead debris with a pond tool before it turns into muck. Mechanical Control Pond skimmers and rakes with floats are best to rake or skim off floating weeds and algae from the surface of the water. A Weed Cutter and Weed Raker can remove
    …Trees and terrestrial and marginal plants growing alongside your pond can provide plenty of shade from the outside. Blue Flag Iris and Dwarf Cattail for instance planted on the south or west side will cast cool shady shadows for your fish.* Get Creative with Canopies: If planting trees or plants…