SU2604 : Rhododendron control

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Bank, Hampshire, Great Britain

Rhododendron control
Rhododendron control
Some effort at control going on. The large bushes have to be cut back and then the regrowth will be sprayed after a year or two. Although using chemicals isn't great, it really is the only option as it will grow back from small fragments so mechanical removal alone is unlikely to be totally effective. The regrowth is needed to allow the chemicals to be taken in by the new leaves, but large bushes can't be sprayed as the chemical doesn't kill them - either you need too much or it doesn't reach the roots.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Footprints and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SU2604, 71 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 1 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 2 April, 2006
Vegetation > Vegetation   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 265 042 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:50.2037N 1:37.5025W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 55 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register