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Did weed and feed burn lawn

bbpropmaint

LawnSite Member
Location
highland ny
Im in NY,and i am licensed.. it has been extrememly dry here and hot, temp some days in the mid 80s. i applied a weed and feed product containing 24d about three weeks ago and no rain yet.i applied product @ recommended rate,...... but like i said heat, no rain and product on the lawn and its starting to brown up pretty good, especially along edges of driveway..did i harm this lawn..what should i do????Is this happening to everyone????thanks guys i wish i had a local mentor, but lawn sites been very helpfull...
 
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bbpropmaint

LawnSite Member
Location
highland ny
it may be annual bluegrass but could the lawn suffer if it doesent rain soon???and the temp just keep increasing witht is product on the lawn..the lawn is not thick to start with
 

turf hokie

LawnSite Silver Member
Location
Metro NY
More than likely some drought stress. We are seeing it down here on lawns that dont have irrigation on yet. Pretty unbelievable to be talking drought stress in mid May
 

lawnservice

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
New England
typically a weed control or even fertilizer, if it is gonna burn, you will notice within 24-48 hours following application.
 

indyturf

LawnSite Bronze Member
Location
Indy
its getting very dry here too! but temps are supposed to drop tonight. I would ask the customer to water in the application.
 
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