Stem Injection Treatments

Japanese Knotweed – Stem Injection Treatments

Officially an invasive species in Scotland Japanese Knotweed is a serious problem and don’t let its non-threating appearance deceive you. If you have Japanese Knotweed in any environment whether it’s a park or garden it will soon be causing you a lot of problems.

Japanese Knotweed can grow incredibly quickly and you can soon find yourself overrun with it! Gardens, parks and practically any other outdoor area can all be affected with Japanese Knotweed so all kinds of places are at risk. Japanese Knotweed isn’t just a risk to the appearance of your garden either its problems go far beyond just aesthetics.

Japanese Knotweed can cause severe structural damage when left untreated because it has a nasty habit of growing and expanding in small openings and spaces. This means those small cracks and vents in buildings can be openings to Japanese Knotweed and once it starts growing in those in can lead to serious structural damage.

It might sound unlikely that a weed can do so much damage, but as you’ve seen Japanese Knotweed is not ordinary weed! So, if you are experiencing problems with Japanese Knotweed or suspect some of it may be growing in your garden or place of business then we can help.

At Knotweed Removal Glasgow we are your local Japanese Knotweeds experts! We have the experience, tools, and team to deal with Japanese Knotweed quickly and efficiently and can employ a number of different treatment methods.

Whatever you do don’t think you can leave Japanese Knotweed and just dismiss it, because sooner or later you will regret it! Japanese Knotweed has established itself in many countries around the world and is labelled as an invasive species in Scotland and many other countries.

The Wildlife and Natural Environment Act 2011 also states that it is an offence to spread Japanese Knotweed as well. So, trust us when we say this weed is taken very seriously and can lead to a lot of problems if not treated. And we can help you when it comes to treating it, thanks to our innovative stem injection treatments!

How We Can Help You

If you live in Glasgow (or the nearby surrounding area) and need help when it comes to Japanese Knotweed then we are the team to call. We can use a variety of professional techniques to help households and businesses get rid of Japanese Knotweed. One of our most innovative and effective treatments is using stem injections.

Stem injections are in many ways a herbicide treatment, but instead of using sprays the treatment is administered directly into the stem of the Knotweed. The stem of the weed is effectively its core and one of the best places to treat if you want to get rid of the plant for good.

Unlike the more common herbicide spray treatments that target the leaves of weeds this treatment gives you a more thorough and effective treatment method. Because of this stem injections give you a number of benefits that you won’t find with other treatments methods.

For one thing, stem injections aren’t affected by the weather and you can be more careful and precise when administrating the herbicide. While stem injections are a very effective way of treating Japanese Knotweed it is important that any treatments are carried out by expert hands.

And while stem injections give you a more precise way to treat Japanese Knotweed due to their complexity they should still be carried out by professionals. And our experienced team at Knotweed Removal Glasgow will be able to help.

Our service doesn’t end there though we can also carry out post-treatment monitoring to ensure any Knotweed infestation is dealt with. If you’re unsure whether stem injections are the best treatment for you then don’t worry because we can also survey the weed infestation and advise you on the best way to proceed with treatment.

If you’re feeling the effects of this invasive weed we can help! Simply get in touch with us to find out more about our herbicide treatments. Japanese Knotweed can be difficult to manage but it’s not unkillable and we can offer all the help you could need.

The Benefits of Stem Injection Treatments

Stem injection treatments are one of the more modern ways to tackle Japanese Knotweeds. They are more innovative and work at a deeper level let’s check out the benefits of this treatment in more detail below.

  • Stem injection treatments allow you to target the Knotweed at its focal point
  • Stem injections take longer to apply but are can get to work more quickly.
  • They are not susceptible to the weather can be utilised in many different environments.
  • Because it’s a concentrated dose there is no risk of harming other plants with stem injections.
  • Stem injections give you a more careful and precise herbicide treatment.

Who Are We?

We are Knotweed Removal Glasgow your local Glaswegian Japanese Knotweed specialists! You’ll find a wide range of weed removal options available from our experienced team so if you are struggling with an infestation of this nuisance weed we are the people to call.

Knotweed is a problem all around the world and Scotland is no different but we have the equipment, tools, and training to deal with Knotweed infestations of any kind. Our stem injection treatments are just one of the treatment options we offer and if you’re unsure how to proceed with an infestation of Knotweed we can also offer professional guidance and advice.