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dura to the max
07-29-2008, 11:03 PM
my customer has a bermuda lawn that has a lot of crabgrass coming up in it. what should i spray or put on in a granular form that will kill it? need to know asap.

thanks in advance

Rtom45
07-30-2008, 10:29 AM
Acclaim works well on bluegrass / ryegrass lawns, but I'm not sure if its labeled for bermuda grass.

junior091273
07-30-2008, 09:41 PM
I would try Drive always worked well for us. Just watch your mix ratio's.

Don't apply in high temps.

hmartin
07-30-2008, 11:38 PM
If your customer has a bad crabgrass problem in a bermuda lawn this time of year, I'm willing to bet that crabgrass isn't the only weed growing. 2 or 3 apps of MSMA will have that lawn cleaner than it has probably ever been. Adding metsulfuron or using a product that has a broadleaf herbicide plus MSMA would also be good for the first app. It's almost 100 in MS., so you might want to wait for a slightly cooler day in Georgia. Also, lay down some pre-emerge to prevent future crabgrass this season.

NOOB
07-31-2008, 12:09 AM
Baking soda and a little water!!!!