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Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by ddavis7426, Apr 13, 2004.

  1. ddavis7426

    ddavis7426 LawnSite Member
    from nc
    Posts: 2

    I sprayed 2.4-d on my bermuda lawn 4 days ago.The dandelions and other weeds are twisting but are a long way from being dead yet. The fertilizer dealer said I needed no more than 1 pint/acre.Upon reading the label, I saw it stated 2-4 pints/acre.I applied 2 pints/acre. How long before I see results? Should I apply again at 2 pints or go for 4 pints/acre? I used a 25 gal pull sprayer putting out 15 gal/acre and #3 nozzles at 5 mph. I am located in eastern NC and the temps have been in the upper 60s to 70s.
  2. specialtylc

    specialtylc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,656

    It will take a couple of weeks for the weeds to die off. Dont apply again for at least 30 days.
  3. LwnmwrMan22

    LwnmwrMan22 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,372

    If the weeds are a-wiltin, the weeds are a-dyin.... most likely. :)

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