Weed Wrench

buckthorn

Left unchecked, buckthorn will dominate woodland understory

Kanabec SWCD offers a variety of sizes and types of weed wrenches for rental. These hand-powered tree levers are excellent for removing moderate-sized buckthorn. This fact sheet provides an overview of the problems posed by this invasive species and how to address them.

Rental Rate: $20/week

Deposit: $100

 

More information on buckthorn is available from the Minnesota DNR.