Depending on the age of the plant, you may have to.
Paint the cut stump with herbicide if you don't have a drill.
Rinse and discard the paintbrush after its use. Apply systemic herbicide to a bush stump in fall, when the herbicide will move quickly.
If you want to get rid of your shrub, you will most likely have to dig it out.
Salt Helps for Killing a Shrub Try pouring a lot of salt on it. You may have to cut the branches so the salt can seep in, but it works great at getting rid of trees and shrubs you don’t want!Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.