How do you kill kudzu?

Answer AnswerAny plant will be damaged or die off when sprayed with an herbicide, such as glycophosphate (ex: brand name of Roundup). It must be isolated from other plants that you want to keep; a piece o... Read More »

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How to Kill Kudzu?

Kudzu is an aggressive vine that has the ability to grow a foot a day and smother everything in its path. This native of Asia is a legume and was introduced to the United States in 1876. The vine g... Read More »

Clorox Bleach to Kill Kudzu?

Kudzu vines typically grow in parts of the southern United States, most notably the southeastern region of the country. According to the Kudzu Eradication Guidelines from Clemson University, the pl... Read More »

Where does kudzu come from?

Southeast China and southern Japan represent the native range of kudzu [Pueraria lobata]. The Chinese name for the plant is 'gé gēn'. The Japanese name is 'kuzu'.

Why was kudzu used?

Kudzu was thought to be a good bankholder, against soil erosion. For it's a legume, which is a nitrogen-fixing plant. Nitrogen is one of the most common elements above and below ground. But it isn'... Read More »