Weeds in Zoysia Please Help????????

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Jke, Apr 10, 2006.

  1. Jke

    Jke LawnSite Member
    from ATLANTA
    Posts: 7

    Hey guys, im in Georgia and i have a lot of weeeds in my Zoysia, Last fall i did not put anything on it like pre m What can i put on it now to kill weeds.
    Liquid or granular. I can get a back pack sprayer or tank if i need to.
     
  2. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Posts: 1,873

    trimec or another 3way weed control will work. its still not too late put down Dimension pre-m if you want to.
     
  3. kbrashears

    kbrashears LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 763

    Agreed. Put down a granular pre-emerg, then come back on top with a broadleaf herbicide. We're very pro-Trimec on Bermuda and Zoysia.
     
  4. ThreeWide

    ThreeWide LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,116

    While your Zoysia is in the greenup phase as it is now, avoid applying the broadleaf herbicides at high rates.

    For example, Trimec 992 should go no more than 1 oz per thousand. If you can get away with 0.75 oz that would be better. Be sure and use a surfactant. If you are buying homeowner products, this is similar to Weed-B-Gone.

    Temps are rising to the 80s this weekend, spray it now if possible.
     
  5. Jke

    Jke LawnSite Member
    from ATLANTA
    Posts: 7

    Thanks guys for all the help. I will spray tomorrow.
     

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