Questions tagged: weeds

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grant
Answer: Dear Grant, If it is the granular Weed n Feed product, applications can be repeated at 6 weekly intervals. The Weed n Feed Hose-on product is usual...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 03:43PM, 09 Aug 2010
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Karen
Answer: Dear Karen, Depending upon the type of lawn you have, Yates do have products that will kill off the oxalis that has invaded your lawn. Oxalis is a...
Answered: 10:00AM, 13 Aug 2010
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Darryl
Answer: Dear Darry, Unfortunately Yates does not have a product that will control Winter Grass in a kikuyu lawn. Our Winter Grass Killer is only suitable ...
Answered: 01:33PM, 29 Sep 2010
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Michelle
Answer: Dear Michelle, To remove the boardleaf weeds in your lawn, there are a few products you can use. Now that your lawn is over 3 months and is establ...
Answered: 02:39PM, 29 Sep 2010
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Suzanne
Answer: dear Suzanne, After spraying Zero Glyphosate on the weeds in your garden beds, you will need to wait until the foliage has completely died down and...
Answered: 03:32PM, 15 Oct 2010
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rod
Answer: Dear Rod, Yates does not have a selective weedspray that will kill paspalum in a kikuyu lawn. Zero Glyphosate Weedspray which is a non-selective sp...
Answered: 02:55PM, 19 Oct 2010
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Greg
Answer: Dear Greg, When using herbicides/insecticides around pets, you always have to put your dog/cat in a safe place while you are spraying. Once the sp...
Answered: 09:58AM, 25 Nov 2010
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Janine
Answer: Dear Janine, Both of the products are the same. Only the label has been changed. The active ingredients are exactly the same. Just follow the dil...
Answered: 01:44PM, 25 Nov 2010
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Mike
Answer: Mike, Bindii & Clover Weeder is not registered for use on mondo grass so I cannot recommend that you use this product. Unfortunately it looks ...
Answered: 12:36PM, 06 Dec 2010
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Glenda
Answer: Dear Glenda, The two products in the Yates lawn herbicide range of products are Lush Bindii & Broadleaf Weeder and Yates Bindii & Clover We...
Answered: 11:49AM, 31 Dec 2010
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di
Answer: Dear Di, Acanthus can become a real pest in the garden as its seeds spread like wild fire and you end up with this plant all over your garden. Even...
Answered: 01:31PM, 31 Dec 2010
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Alan
Answer: Dear Alan, If the ivy seedling are quite small, see if you are able to remove them roots and all. If not, you can spray Zero Glyphosate Weedspray,...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 01:40PM, 31 Dec 2010
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Jeanette
Answer: Dear Jeanette, Zero Glyphosate will kill the weed mallow. Spray the foliage before the mallow starts to flower and begins to drop its seed. Once ...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 03:04PM, 18 Jan 2011
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Jerry
Answer: Dear Jerry, It would be best to hand weed in your vegie patch as you would not want any overspray going onto your vegatables and killing them.
Answered: 04:07PM, 18 Jan 2011
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Peta
Answer: Dear Peta, It is extremely difficult to remove oxalis from mondo grass once it is established. There is no selective herbicide that I can recommen...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 11:52AM, 24 Feb 2011
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Bernie
Answer: Dear Bernie, This is a terrible weed to get under control and unfortunately there is no easy fix. There is no selective spray that will kill the w...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 04:52PM, 15 Mar 2011
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Jessmyn
Answer: Hi Jessmyn, Weed N Feed needs to be applied when there is maximum weed leaf cover so that the product can stick to the leaf. If the lawn has just...
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 03:52PM, 27 Sep 2011
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Glenn
Answer: Hi Glen, yes the weed and feed product will damage your agapanthus in your lawn. You will need to avoid spraying in the areas where they are growin...
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 02:50PM, 24 Nov 2011
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Carolyn
Answer: Hi Carolyn, Using weed and feed on your mondo grass will cause your mondo grass to die off. Unfortunately the best way to get rid of weeds in your ...
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 10:43AM, 09 Jan 2012
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Gaye
Answer: Hi Gaye, I know how annoying it can be when the weeds invade your vege garden. They too seem to thrive in the freshly tilled soil, much to our hor...
Answered: 10:22AM, 20 Feb 2012
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James
Answer: Hi There, the best way to apply Zero onto oxalis is on the foliage because you get better coverage. Oxalis is a hard weed to get rid of and you may...
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 09:21AM, 04 May 2012
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Amanda
Answer: Hi Amanda, Cardamine hirsuta or Flickweed is commonly found in nurseries and has a seed pod that shoots the seeds into the air when disturbed. Anot...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 09:17AM, 18 Jul 2012
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Pedram
Answer: Hi Pedrum, I am sure if you took a sample of your grass to your local nursery, they would be able to identify it for you. You are welcome to send ...
Answered: 10:50AM, 24 Jul 2012
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Susan
Answer: Hi Susan, It is best to remove the weeds prior to fertilising the lawn. Buffalo Pro controls a range of broad leaf weeds including clover. For t...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:28PM, 16 Oct 2012
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Brad
Answer: Hi Brad, You can use a product called Buffalo pro which is available in a concentrate and a hose on product. It looks like you have some native ger...
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 03:28PM, 18 Oct 2012
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Sue
Answer: Yates Hydrocotyle Killer is only available in New Zealand. For control of wandering jew we recommend spraying Zero 490 weed killer with added wett...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 01:18PM, 21 Nov 2012
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David
Answer: Hi David, unfortunately the only thing besides hand removal that you can do to get rid of the clover is to use Zero glyphosate which is a non selec...
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 08:48AM, 10 May 2013
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Tricia
Answer: Sorry about the bad news but if this plant self sowed in a pot or otherwise and is “having babies” it has weed potential and is most li...
Category: General
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Answered: 04:05PM, 17 Jun 2013
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Heather
Answer: Hi Heather, Yes the product needs to be on your lawn for two days for the product to kill your weeds so if there is rain around wait until the fine...
Category: Products
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Answered: 03:34PM, 10 Oct 2013
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Leigh
Answer: Hi Leigh, Yes you can use it on Kikuyu but not Buffalo lawn.
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 12:00PM, 25 Nov 2013