Can you combine weed killer and lawn insect killer and apply both to your lawn?

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You can, but you might want to check with a garden store before you do because you can cause problems by mixing certain chemicals. They might have something already made for that purpose. "Agent Orange" was basically just a mix of two kinds of weed and woody plant killers.
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When should you apply fertilizer to your lawn?

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Can you recommend a weed killer that is safe to use on your lawn but does not act as a feed for the lawn?

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Best lawn insect killer?

For a home owner purchase, I would recomend Bayer Advance. Most pest control products that home owners can buy are the same thing. There are about 3 types of pesticides you can buy now days. Most have a short life and are very stable to use.

How do selective weed killers work?

The chemical inhibits or interrupts the weed's biological processes or enzyme production. The way they work is referred to as "mode of action," and there are 11 primary modes of action which would include most herbicides commonly used in the US. See the related link below for more information.

What does a weed killer do?

Kills weeds, obviously. Most herbicides that are sold to gardeners are non-specific herbicides--in other words, the chemical solution in the jug or bottle will kill any plant that comes in contact to the chemical, no matter if it's a plant you don't consider a weed or not. It also means that it does (MORE)

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What weed killer will not kill junipers?

A non-residual, specific, target pre-emergent or post-emergent herbicide is a weed killer that will not kill junipers. The herbicide must be applied away from direct run-off draining routes and without contact with injured root or stem tissues. It tends to be a more effective, less injurious control (MORE)

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Is weed killer corrosive?

I had a first hand experience of it (westland weed and moss killer). Yes it is corrosive if it contains sulpher or phosphorus or urea. I had a problem with weed killer in our home where weedkiller started to seep through its box (probably weed killer is hydroscopic). Within 3 months it had eaten awa (MORE)

How can weeds be controlled on lawns?

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What weed killer does not kill iris?

A non-residual, target-specific herbicide is a weed killer that does not kill iris. The herbicide may be either pre-emergent or post-emergent. It must not be a weed killer that impacts all vegetation in the immediate area or that remains in the environment.

Is Brash a good weed killer?

I used it in the spring of 2012 on 35 acres of grazing land. It worked well for post emergent control of broad-leaf plants. I used one pint per 10 gal of water and a spray rig to apply it. The price was $55.00 for each 2.5 gal container of the concentrate. I waited 2 days before grazing.

Is bleach an effective weed killer?

Yes, bleach is an effective weed-killer. But it must be applied judiciously through the use of an environmentally-friend brand and with limited applications since it also may damage and kill anything else growing in the immediate area.

You applied a weed and feed product on your lawn but had poor weed control What did you do wrong?

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What is a good homemade weed killer for lawn weeds?

Mix salt and vinegar, spray or pour it on when it is dry and wont rain for at least a day. It really works and is safer than most off the shelf herbicides. If you want to go nuts - put a big pot on your barbecue grill (outside for ventilation) and heat up a pot of vinegar and a little water, pretty (MORE)

Can your neighbors weeds touch your lawn?

Yes. They are a part of nature that you can control yourself (by weeding or spraying your own yard), but your neighbor is not obligated to keep weeds from touching or blowing into your yard.

Effect of weed killers on weeds?

It kills their roots. Answer 2 Not necessarily their roots. Some weedkillers (paraquat, for example) just kill the green parts of plants. Obviously the roots may die in the process but only because the whole plant has died. Answer #3 Both answers are technically right but are missing some (MORE)

What are selective weed killer and how do they work?

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When do you apply weed killer?

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What weed killer affects plants?

yes it does affect them, i did a science fair project and i had sweet pea plants growing and then the weed killer killed them....true story.

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The effect of weed killer for the area depends upon the type of ecosystem, herbicide, and weather. A weed killer that is contact, non-residual, target-specific has little impact other than upon the weed to be eliminated. A weed killer that is residual and non-target will impact the immediate vegetat (MORE)

Use of a lawn weed killer with trimec herbicide?

, concentrated Trimec Herbicide can be used safely on many lawns. You need to be careful though because there are some kinds of grass that Trimec can kill. You can use Trimec on: . Cool Season Grasses . Common Bermudagrass . Bahiagrass . Zoysiagrass. You should NOT use Trimec on . St (MORE)

What are the ingredients in preen weed killer?

Preen Garden Weed Preventer uses the active ingredient Trifluralin.Preen Southern Weed Preventer uses dithiopyr. Both prevent weedseeds from sprouting. They do not kill existing weeds or plants. Itdoes NOT contain paraquat as someone else said.

Can Sevin Ready-To-Spray bug killer be used on lawns?

Yes, it's actually designed to be used directly on your lawn. It comes in a bottle that you can connect your hose to and spray over your lawn. I have read the Concentrate and Spray bottle instructions...BOTH SAY USE ON LAWNS IS PROHIBITED...I would like to know why? The dust and the Granules are ab (MORE)

Why dont lawn weed killers kill the grass?

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How do you identify a lawn weed?

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Does vinegar work as a weed-killer?

Yes , white distilled vinegar works as aweed-killer even though not all other types of vinegar do. It isthe acetic acid in white distilled vinegar that makes the soil tooacidic for most neutral or alkaline pH-loving vegetation.

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Your weeds are 'eating' all the nutrients meant for your grass so they are healthy and your lawn isn't. I suggest pulling them out and making sure ALL the roots are removed. :)

Can Sevin Ready To Spray bug killer be used on lawns?

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