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dave0320
05-09-2007, 03:33 PM
I had mint growing on the side of my house for years, and it was just evasive as hell. Last summer/fall it started coming up in the cracks of concrete. I dug it out and it still kept coming back.
I finally purchased 2 gallons of vinigar, and poured it all over with a sprinkler can. I than covered it over with black landscaping material.
To my surprise I took of the landscaping material a few weeks ago, and guess what? No mint. :toast:

greg63
05-09-2007, 03:42 PM
But mint tastes good.

Mr. Laz
05-09-2007, 03:45 PM
antifreeze

Fish
05-09-2007, 03:48 PM
Did it kill anything besides the mint?

Valiant
05-09-2007, 04:00 PM
So I was trying to grow a mint farm by the side of my neighbors house, I would have done it by mine but that shit is evasive as hell.. Well he kept ripping it out or something but luckily it came back until that guy poured gas or some sort of plant killer and then tarped the whole side of his house...

Shit I need to go find a new place to grow my mint garden... That shit smells so sweet...

StcChief
05-09-2007, 04:13 PM
so much for homegrown mint julips

Donger
05-09-2007, 04:15 PM
Darn. I was hoping that a new type of mint plant had been discovered.

Delano
05-09-2007, 08:44 PM
Darn. I was hoping that a new type of mint plant had been discovered.

Your hopes have come true. These mint plants are evasive while most are invasive. I am pretty sure it is a new cultivar.

NewChief
05-09-2007, 08:48 PM
Save that shit, make mojitos, be cool.

Skip Towne
05-09-2007, 08:48 PM
Mint plants are evasive? Do they keep moving to new locations to avoid detection?

cdcox
05-09-2007, 09:13 PM
I wish you'd eradicate the rest of the mint plants in the world while you are it it. I hate mint. What's worse is when someone is chewing mint gum. If you can smell the mint, that is a not so subtle reminder that you are breating air that was just in their mouth.

Smed1065
05-09-2007, 09:14 PM
Builds resistance!

Wimp!

:)

stlchiefs
05-09-2007, 09:45 PM
Save that shit, make mojitos, be cool.

That's what I was thinking. Screw the mint julep, MOJITO
:toast:

listopencil
05-09-2007, 10:43 PM
Let me know when you cure Cancer, sport.