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Japanese Knotweed Treatment in the Midlands

Japanese Knotweed Treatment in the Midlands

Tackling Japanese Knotweed in the West Midlands and Birmingham: Legislation and Treatment Plans   In the heart of England lies the vibrant region of the West Midlands, home to historic landmarks, bustling cities, and picturesque landscapes. Among its natural...
Can you concrete over Japanese knotweed

Can you concrete over Japanese knotweed

Can you concrete over Japanese knotweed?   In the UK, concreting over Japanese knotweed is generally not recommended as a standalone solution for controlling the plant. Japanese knotweed has an extensive and resilient root system (rhizomes) that can penetrate...
Should I worry about Japanese knotweed

Should I worry about Japanese knotweed

Understand the risks and concerns associated with Japanese knotweed, including invasiveness, damage to infrastructure, spread, and impact on property values I get asked alot, Should I worry about Japanese knotweed? The reasons why you should be concerned Invasiveness:...
Can Japanese knotweed spread on shoes

Can Japanese knotweed spread on shoes

Can Japanese knotweed spread on shoes? Yes, Japanese knotweed can potentially spread through footwear. The plant has a robust and resilient rhizome system (root system) and can regenerate from very small fragments of rhizomes. If a small piece of the plant or root...
How do I know if I have knotweed

How do I know if I have knotweed

How do I know if I have knotweed?  Here are some features to help you identify Japanese knotweed: Leaves: Japanese knotweed leaves are heart- or shovel-shaped, typically between 5-15 cm in length. They are a vibrant green colour and grow in a zig-zag pattern along the...
What does Japanese knotweed survey cover ?

What does Japanese knotweed survey cover ?

What does Japanese knotweed survey cover? A Japanese knotweed survey is a thorough assessment conducted by qualified specialists to determine the presence and extent of Japanese knotweed on a property or site. The survey covers various aspects to provide a...
Does Japanese knotweed come up in searches?

Does Japanese knotweed come up in searches?

Yes, Japanese knotweed is an important consideration in conveyancing searches when buying or selling a property in the UK. Conveyancing searches are conducted to uncover any potential issues or liabilities associated with the property and to provide the buyer with...
How do I disclose to buyers?

How do I disclose to buyers?

How do I disclose to buyers[2024] Disclosing the presence of Japanese knotweed to potential buyers is essential You must be transparent and compliant with legal requirements. Here are some steps you can take to disclose the information correctly:  1.    Honesty and...
How serious is Japanese knotweed?

How serious is Japanese knotweed?

How serious is Japanese knotweed? Here are some reasons why Japanese knotweed is considered a serious issue: 1. Aggressive Growth: Japanese knotweed is known for its rapid and aggressive growth. It can grow up to 10 centimetres (4 inches) per day during its peak...
Does vinegar work on knotweed?

Does vinegar work on knotweed?

Does vinegar work on knotweed? Vinegar, specifically, household white vinegar, Has been suggested as a natural herbicide for controlling weeds, including Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica). However, it’s essential to understand that vinegar is not as...