Grass/Weed Killer Question

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by GSORK, Aug 23, 2005.

  1. GSORK

    GSORK LawnSite Member
    from MA
    Posts: 2

    I'm looking for a powder type grass/weed killer to apply on a processed gravel driveway and then water it.This is my driveway . Is it worth it or should i stick with a liquid?
    Thank's for any info
    Gary
     
  2. ProLawns

    ProLawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 476

    Never heard of a powder that you water in. Just spray with Round-up.
     
  3. Ric

    Ric LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,957


    Gary

    IMHO I would suggest staying with RoundUp and adding a pre-emerge to the tank mix even for spot treatments. This might give you better control.
     
  4. ArizPestWeed

    ArizPestWeed LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,457

    Salt might work.......................................
     
  5. Killswitch

    Killswitch LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 438

    Premerge the heck out of it on a regular basis with Preen or Pendamithalin but if its a nice cobblestone deal you may get some staining.

    Other than that Id use Scythe. F roundup anymore.
     
  6. Ric

    Ric LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,957


    Weed Head

    Yes, In fact it might work tooooooo good. You might just kill what yo don't want to kill, likes trees, turf and shrubs from run off.

    Killswitch

    Try Pendant, it is non-staining.
     

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