weeds - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by bobdi
May 14, 2010
i live in the piney woods and the weed (we use to pick it as kids, blow on it and watch the white fuzzy stuff blow everywhere) anyway my lawn is covered with this plant. what is the best weed product to use to get rid of them.


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Answer from NGA
May 14, 2010

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Those sound like dandelions and every one of those little white parachutes contains a seed. Imagine how many hundreds of seeds you blew into the landscape! Dandelions are broadleaf weeds and the product 2,4-D will kill the weeds, down to the roots. There are pre-mixed products labeled as dandelion killers that specifically target dandelions, or you'll find the chemical 2,4-D in a number of general purpose lawn weed killing products. You can spot treat with a dandelion killer or use a product such as Scotts? Turf Builder? With Plus 2? Weed Control on your lawn.

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