Control Methods

 

 

 

 

Japanese knotweed is not treated by any normal means. Instead, it needs a special treatment by using a particular approved commercial herbicide chemicals. It involves using specific application techniques.

 

  • Consultation/Site Visit
    • This basically involves a visit to your property to assess your infestation. We will discuss potential treatment plans with the best possible way to move forward.

  • Develop a Treatment Plan
    • Our experienced team will decide the best treatment plan that will get rid of your infestation that is cost effective. 

  • Stem Injection/Spraying
    • ​Our qualified professionals will target Japanese Knotweed at a certain point in it's life cycle, optimising the affects of the treatment.

  • Dig/Remove
    • ​​In order to get rid of infestations removal of the topsoil layer may be required to remove complex rhizome root systems. As soon as Japanese knotweed is removed it becomes non-hazardous waste.

  • Cell Membrane
    • ​Laying down a cell membrane prevents the spread of those complex rhizome root systems that makes the spread of Japanese Knotweed so rapid.

  • Monitoring
    • ​As Japanese Knotweed can take a few seasons to destroy, we will continue to monitor the effects of the treatment on your infestation.

 

 

 

 

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