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A customer i recently gave an estimate to asked me what we could put down in the flowerbed to get rid of the weeds she said " surley there is something we can put down except for Weed - B -Gone!"

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Here is what we have done on some of our mulch installs

http://www.homedepot.com/Easy-Garden...atalogId=10053

You can also use PREEN.

The PREEN is put down under the mulch layer after the weeding has been done.
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I use Weed B Gone for everything. kills slow though.
After I mulch I put down weed tarp
Never used PREEN, does it work?
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PREEN works fine, but as many "weed killers" monitoring is a must.
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Snapshot is a better weed pre emergent than preen that is commercial grade not home depot grade
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