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JohnnyRock

10:02AM | 05/16/03
Member Since: 05/15/03
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Hi,

I am brand new to yard care never having one before [grew up in apartments]. I have a lot of naturally growing bamboo in my yard. I have cut it down and now want to dig it up [eventually want to extend the lawn where this bamboo is growing and plant some shrubs] . There is a plastic-bag like layer under the dirt [not deep] that is sticking out, etc.

Do you have any idea what this might be and why it might be there?

Also as I dig out the Bamboo what kind of care should I take regarding this material--there are also trees in this area?

Thanks!!

John


mr_me

04:57PM | 05/16/03
Member Since: 12/23/02
32 lifetime posts
the plastic under the dirt was most likely put there as a weed barrier...by putting this plastic down weeds can't penetrate through and make the yard look crappy..

rpxlpx

10:08AM | 05/20/03
Member Since: 03/13/00
1674 lifetime posts
You should get more info about bamboo. It is very invasive and hard to get rid of. If you're not careful, it might take over.


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