Killing Bermuda grass with an herbicide is the easiest way to remove it, but pulling it by hand also works. Owen Dell, author of "Sustainable Landscaping for Dummies," pulls up the grass and all the rhizomes, then covers the soil with three layers of cardboard and 4 inches of mulch.
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Aileen Clarkson has been an award-winning editor and reporter for more than 20 years, earning three awards from the Society of Professional Journalists. She has worked for several newspapers, including "The Washington Post" and "The Charlotte Observer." Clarkson earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Florida.