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Hi I want to put weed killer on my weeds in between my nice plants it will be a safe one as I have a cat...if I spray it on weeds will it kill my plants that are right next to weeds which I don't want ...thank you ...Sharon...



The same question has been answered twice in the other 2 previous posts that you asked.

13 May, 2014


Oh yes sorry Myron thank you for your reply ...;-) ;-) ?

13 May, 2014


Old make-up brushes are really good for applying weed killer direct to leaves of weeds which are close to plants. My daughter uses an old washed mascara brush for the tiny weeds. Hope this helps. Nan

13 May, 2014


Roundup is advertised as child and pet friendly. Roundup contains glyphosate, which now seems to be the trendy weedkiller since sodium chlorate was recently banned by the EU. A lot of other proprietary brands of weedkiller contains glyphosate, so I would seek out a cheaper version and use that.

Weedkillers have come a long way since the old days when they used poisons to kill the weeds. Glyphosate works by destroying the plant enzymes which causes the plant to die and is not poisonous to humans or animals unless it's digested in large quantities .

Believe it not there are are also weedkillers that are in fact super plant foods. The way that they kill the weeds is that they cause the plants to grow so quickly that they grow so gnarly, can't cope and then they die. So even if a pet or child did ingest this it wouldn't be harmed.

13 May, 2014


Thank you nan and Myron you are very helpful much appreciated advice ...:-) :-) :-) :-)

14 May, 2014


Shield your plants with a piece of cardboard and direct your weed killer spray at the weed with a slight angle towards the cardboard shield

18 May, 2014

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