What is the best way to kill Bermuda grass in flower gardens?

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What is the best way to kill Bermuda grass in flower gardens?

Asked by Scott Aukerman

I have Bermuda grass in my flower gardens and I have uses round up and many other type of weed killers to kill the grass and I still have the crap.

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Polly Osborne, FAIA, LEED AP's picture

Dear Scott,

My sister, Susan Osborne, professional gardener for forty years, has a simple single answer to your question and I don't think you'll like it (I sure don't!).

Here it is: "get out every single root or piece of root."

And that's the painful truth.