The Q&A Archives: Killing Poison Ivy

Question: How do you kill just the poison ivy not the bush that it's located in..

Answer: This is difficult but not impossible. (Carefully) trim off all shoots then cover the root with a thick layer of cardboard or newspaper and top that with mulch. Retrim and smother as needed until the root reserves are exhausted.

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