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Hortiscope: Cottonwood stump keeps sending up suckers

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Q: We had a large cottonless cottonwood that we cut down. We had the tree removed and used a stump grinder to get rid of the stump. Our goal was to remove the tree and create a rose garden in its place. We used Roundup on the grass and my husband rototilled the area so we could move some dirt. In the process, he pulled up several roots from the cottonwood tree. We are getting suckers coming up everywhere. We pull them out, but more come up.

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