Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 1995

    Default MYO: Weed Killer

    1.) Mix 4 ounces of lemon juice with 28 ounces of vinegar in a spray bottle
    Name:  weed-killer.jpg
<div style=
    Views: 10916 Size: 37.9 KB" class="align_center" />



    Bring one gallon of white vinegar to a boil, add one cup
    of regular table salt and simmer until the salt
    dissolves. Cool the mixture. When cool, add 8 drops of

    We used Dawn - any detergent will do.

    3. Super Weed Killer- Combine 1/2 c. Dawn Dish soap, 1 gallon of vinegar and 1/4 cup salt.

    Works great on Poison Oak and Poison Ivy. Doesn't wash off easily in rain due to the addition of dish soap.

    With any of the homemade recipes, it's best to use on a warm day (with no rain predicted for 24 hours).

  • #2
    Creator & Designer of
    Join Date
    Jan 2001

    Default MYO: Weed Killer

    weed killer formula

    in a 1-quart spray bottle, pour 4 ounces of lemon juice concentrate (you
    can get the cheap stuff ... it works just as well), then fill the bottle
    up with white vinegar (28 ounces). Vinegar (on sale) costs around a penny
    per ounce and the lemon juice concentrate I bought was 3 cents per ounce.

    For the mixture detailed above, that's a total of 12 cents for lemon
    juice and 28 cents for vinegar, which means the homemade version costs 40
    cents per quart instead of $8!

    Source: Smart Penny
    Date: Wed Jun 26, 2002 10:07 am
    Subject: Garden: weed killer formula



    Thread Information

    Users Browsing this Thread

    There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Similar Threads

    1. Weed killer
      By BiggerPiggyBank in forum Gardening & Landscaping
      Replies: 12
      Last Post: 08-29-2014, 12:30 AM
    2. MYO Weed Killer
      By Guest in forum Budget101 Discussion List
      Replies: 8
      Last Post: 07-28-2014, 01:08 PM
    3. Garden Tip: Inexpensive weed Killer
      By Liss in forum Budget101 Discussion List
      Replies: 0
      Last Post: 06-18-2008, 10:24 AM

    Tags for this Thread

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts