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bermuda grass invading fescue lawn...

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by stephen424, Aug 31, 2009.

  1. stephen424

    stephen424 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 730

    what can be done about this?
  2. david shumaker

    david shumaker LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 721

    Most of my lawns are being taken over by Bermuda grass. It only grows in the sunny areas. If you have it in one small area, you can spray it a couple times with vegetation killer and replant the area. For control you can use Turflon Ester. There are some post on Bermuda problems under the Pesticide and Herbicide section.
  3. 1993lx172

    1993lx172 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,305

    Nope. It's like a disease, once you get it, you got it. Unless you kill off the whole yard there's not all that much you can do and even then it will still come back. Bermuda is the Abrams tank of grass, excellent survivability, looks real nice when it is in top form, and if you see it coming towards you, you know you're screwed.

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