Poison ivy is best treated when it’s in a vigorous state of growth. We start scheduling eradication services on May 1st and start removal and treatments on May 15th.
Contact our professional poison ivy removal service in Maryland and enjoy your outdoor time without worry. We service the entire state of Maryland!
We do not simply destroy all the vegetation in and around the area, we strategically remove only the poison ivy or other noxious plants. We respect your property and your landscape, and we will take great care to not harm your flowers or other vegetation.
Our gallery of before and after pictures and plant identifications will better assist you in identifying the plant. They will show you typical areas poison ivy grows as well.
We are a commercial pesticide applicator – licensed by the Maryland Department of Agriculture: License #32121
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Poison ivy can grow as a ground cover, a low shrub, or a climbing vine. Forget waxy or shiny leaves, forget red stems, poison ivy may or may not have these characteristics and many other plants may have them. The best way to identify poison ivy is to know that there is an inconsistency in the notches on the 3 leaves. They are usually not mirror images of each other, there are subtle differences that vary from leaf to leaf, cluster to cluster, on the same plant.
Take some time and browse through our Poison Ivy gallery page to see images of poison ivy and some before and after pictures. If you think you have a problem, please contact us to schedule a consultation.
Here are a few identification tips: