Grass and Dandeloins - Knowledgebase Question

Minneapolis, Mi
Question by redshothenr
March 23, 2010
What is the best grass seed mixture? How best to kill or remove dandelions and broadleaf growths and weeds?

Answer from NGA
March 23, 2010


In Minnesota, Kentucky bluegrass, fine fescue and perennial ryegrass seed mixtures are recommended for home lawns. Dandelions and other broadleaf weeds are easily controlled with products containing 2,4-D. You'll find lots of brands available, just look for the chemical 2,4-D or purchase one that's designed to kill dandelions. Spot treating may be an option, depending upon the population of weeds in your lawn.

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