Yes. The Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer will kill the stump and the roots. You want to cut the suckers sprouts off, and make hatchet marks deep enought to hit the cambium cell layer of the tree. This layer is the growing part of the tree, and it will absorb the chemical to kill down to the roots.
Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer will not have any effect on a new bush planted next to a treated stump as long as the treatment was done directly on the freshly cut stump.
Yes, Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer will work on regular ground ivy as well as poison ivy.
The Bonide Stump Out & Vine Killer will work on a stump application of a tree trunk that the tree has already been cut down. You would apply this product undiluted to kill stumps and prevent sprouting. Using the application top, completely cover the freshly cut surface.
According to the manufacturer, Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer is best applied when plants are actively growing or temperatures are ideally above 60 degrees. This product would not work well during dormancy or in lower or freezing temperatures.
Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer is best used during times of active growth. However, if it is applied to a fresh cut stump, it could be helpful to prevent regrowth now.
Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer should be applied only the stump you need to treat, avoiding contact with the rose bush to prevent injury.
Unfortunately, post-emergent herbicides that will kill the poison ivy effectively would likely also damage the flowers. It would probably be best to cut as much of the ivy as possible and then spot treat with Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer .
If Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer is applied directly to the plant per the product label instructions, it should not contaminate your well water. It is absorbed and metabolized through the plant so unless its used off label to ground area near the well or was mistakenly poured in the well, it is not harmful.
Bonide Stump Out Stump and Vine Killer is not labeled for bamboo, although it is labeled for horsetail. It should work for bamboo, however, if you cut the plants down and apply the product undiluted to the freshly cut plants. You could also cut the bamboo and use something like Rodeo Herbicide. This product is labeled for both horsetail and bamboo. You may need multiple applications of herbicide to kill the horsetail, especially. Be sure to bag up plant cuttings so as not to cause further spreading of the seeds.
Yes, Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer can be used to eliminate sapplings of trees.
Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer is labeled for locust.
To apply as a Stump Treatment: Apply this product undiluted to kill stumps and prevent sprouting. Using the applicator top, completely cover the freshly cut surface.
To use for Vine Control: For best results when treating vines such as poison oak, poison ivy, etc. that grow on or around desirable plants, cut the vine first and treat as directed above for stump treatment. Do not let product contact desirable plants.
To apply as a Foliar Spray: In a hose-end or tank sprayer, mix 8 to 16 tablespoons (4 to 8 fl. oz.) in enough water to make one gallon of spray mixture. Apply at the rate of one gallon spray mixture per 500 sq. ft. Coverage will depend on the amount of foliage to be treated. Apply as a thorough foliage spray to wet all leaves using a coarse spray pattern with low pressure. Use the higher rate for mature or hard-to-control plants (such as ash, blackgum, choke cherry, elm, maple, oak, pine, or winged elm), or during drought conditions. Using low rates may result in resprouting of weeds in a year following treatment. Make applications when brush and weeds are actively growing with full leaf coverage. In 1 to 6 weeks, symptoms such as wilting will occur. Make applications when the air is calm. Effectiveness may be reduced if rainfall occurs with 24 hours of application.
According to the label for Bonide Stump Out Stump & Vine Killer, “for best results when treating vines that grow on or around desirable plants, cut the vine first and treat as directed for stump treatments,” which is to apply the product undiluted and to completely cover the freshly cut surface. We recommend to read over the product label instructions for complete application instructions.