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Eric Vinje

Hello MJ –

Lani is right, vinegar will kill most unwanted vegetation, but I am concerned that your average, run-of-the-mill, grocery store variety vinegar (5% acetic acid) is not strong enough to get rid of a woody, vining ground cover. Consider spraying AllDown Organic Weed & Grass Killer. It contains 23% acetic acid, plus 14% citric acid and is a SAFE alternative to Roundup®. Best of all, it won’t travel through the plant and kill all of you neighbors ivy too!

Note: If you did NOT want to spray you could always mow or hand-pull the unwanted vegetation.

Hope this helps!