Layed Weed&Feed 2 weeks ago and would like to patch bare areas

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by 94SupraTT, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. 94SupraTT

    94SupraTT LawnSite Member
    Messages: 17

    Will the weed and feed that is in the ground kill new seeds? I want to patch spotty areas in my front lawn. Most of it is fescue however I would like to seed with bermuda in the patchy areas. Will the bermuda seeds get burned up by the fertilizer I just layed 2 weeks ago.
  2. jeffinsgf

    jeffinsgf LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 641

    The fertilizer won't burn it, but you'll need to check the label of your "weed and feed". Most contain a pre-emergent that will prevent germination for up to 8 weeks.
  3. 94SupraTT

    94SupraTT LawnSite Member
    Messages: 17

    Thank you. I didn't even think to do that.

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