How to control root suckers in Dalbergia sissoo ?

Asked April 26, 2019, 4:20 AM EDT

In our area (Hyderabad,INDIA) root sucker problem of Dalbergia sissoo (Shisham) (family -Leguminoceae) is very acute , Therefore please tell me practical solution for this problem to control it.

Outside United States

1 Response

Thank you for contacting us about your tree. Suckering is a natural form of propagation for the Dalbergia sissoo. The only control I am aware of would be vigilant pruning of the suckers. This species is considered invasive in some parts of the world.