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Texas Heat

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by xtremelawn, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. xtremelawn

    xtremelawn LawnSite Member
    from USA
    Messages: 109

    Temps have been over 100 for going on 60 days. What should I be doing for weeds in lawns mainly "spurge". With it being so hot and dry I am afraid to spray herbicides. What do you guys recommend that I do. Should I wait until fall and treat or take my chances now?

    Thanks
    Wayne
     
  2. Turf Dawg

    Turf Dawg LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,719

    Any other time I would have said go ahead and spray but not this year. I skipped my mid July round and I am holding off on this round till the weather breaks. I know Bermuda loves the heat so every other year it has been all systems go, but no one has seen a year like this one because it has never happened since they started keeping records in 1895. I do not know wheather I am right or wrong for holding off but I am holding off anyway.
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