Questions tagged: weeds

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Helmut
Answer: Hi Helmut, Unfortunately penny royal is quite hard to get rid of especially in a lawn situation and we have nothing in our product range that is a ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 02:23PM, 28 May 2014
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philip
Answer: Hi Phillip, You can use a product called buffalo pro which should treat your wood sorrel in your lawn. It is available as a hose on or a concentrat...
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 11:30AM, 05 Jun 2014
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mick
Answer: Hi Mick, The only way you will be able to get rid of this oout of your garden is either hand weed or use a nonselective herbicide like Zero Glyphos...
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 10:49AM, 07 Aug 2014
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arnold
Answer: Hi Arnold, Unfortunately this product won’t kill the actual seeds only the leafy plant/weed.
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 03:41PM, 15 Oct 2014
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Melinda
Answer: Hi Melinda, Its best to try and spray the weeds before they set seed. Unfortunaley this product doesn’t treat the seeds. You may need to appl...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 09:18AM, 16 Oct 2014
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Anthony
Answer: Hi Anthony, its a good idea to try and avoid areas where you have food crops, while spraying use a bit of cardboard so you don’t get overspra...
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 08:58AM, 24 Oct 2014
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Jill
Answer: Hi Jill, Depending on where this weed is in your garden and how many you have, you could either handweed but make sure you wear gloves because they...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 10:38AM, 22 Jan 2015
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Gail
Answer: Hi Gail, We normally go by the date of maufacture, it is five years from the date of manufacture for liquids and for dusts its two years unless the...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 01:12PM, 20 May 2015
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kim
Answer: Hi Kim, Unfortunately onion weed is hard to get rid of at the best of times. The best thing you can do is to use Zero Glyphosate and carefully touc...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 11:01AM, 24 Jul 2015
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Matt
Answer: This weed is oxalis, its common name is Bermunda buttercup or soursob
Category: Weeds
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Answered: 09:52AM, 03 Sep 2015
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kevin
Answer: Weeds in a lawn can be an unsightly problem. If you want to remove weeds from you buffalo lawn use yates Buffalo Pro Weed’n’Feed hose o...
Category: Lawns
Tags: buffalo, lawn, weeds
Answered: 11:01AM, 18 Sep 2015
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Satha
Answer: Hi Satha, There are a number of products that you could use to fertilise the lawn, including Dynamic Lifter. With reference to your question, the h...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 06:58PM, 22 Sep 2015
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matt
Answer: Hi Matt There are two ways to deal with this issue. One is to keep the weed cut back with a mower and encourage a good grass cover and growth, that...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 06:31PM, 30 Sep 2015
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Joe
Answer: Hi Joe, The rate on the pack is 75ml for 5 ltrs over 50m2, so it would be 225ml for your sprayer, but measure first to determine the rate more exac...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 11:53AM, 05 Oct 2015
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Sue
Answer: Hi Sue, Thankyou for this great little I.D. challege. Your description and photo clearly showing leaf and fruit shape along with mature flowers rea...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 09:21AM, 23 Dec 2015
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wendy
Answer: Hello Wendy, Unfortunately none of our weedkiller products have specific approvals for use in a vegetable garden, and as such we cannot provide a g...
Answered: 06:41PM, 09 Jan 2016
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Marilyn
Answer: Hi Marilyn, you can use a product called Zero Glyphosate but you may need to re-apply after a couple of weeks. I hope this helps
Category: General
Tags: weeds
Answered: 09:57AM, 27 Jan 2016
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Jim
Answer: Hi Jim, Unfortunately we don’t have a selective spray for other grasses in your lawn, the only way to get it out is by hand removal.
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 10:44AM, 27 Jan 2016
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Olwyn
Answer: Hi, Thank you for your email. You can control ivy and privet with Yates Zero 490 Super Concentrate. If it’s growing in garden beds, please be...
Category: Products
Answered: 11:53AM, 02 Feb 2016
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lesley
Answer: Hello Lesley, In your area, Spring and Autumn should be ideal for the application of Yates Weed ‘n’ Feed Liquid Hose-on (instead use Ya...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn, turf, weeds, Grass
Answered: 12:58PM, 06 Feb 2016
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Andy
Answer: Hello Andy, Unfortunately we don’t currently have a selective herbicide product available for this application. You may try Yates Zero Weedin...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 06:41PM, 06 Feb 2016
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Greg
Answer: Hi Greg, it looks like you have Nutgrass which is hard to control. We don’t have a product that would control this, however if you have it in...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 11:29AM, 24 Feb 2016
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karen
Answer: Hi Karen we only really have the zero glyphosate, but you need to be really careful not to get it on your other plants otherwise it could damage th...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: weeds
Answered: 11:49AM, 12 May 2016
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Lynda
Answer: Hi Lynda, Sorry to hear you have a problem with a particular weed. It looks like it would be in the nettle family which can be controlled by using...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 02:15PM, 01 Aug 2016
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Ray
Answer: Hi Ray, Thank you for your question. It does look a little bit like turnip weed which can be a problem is a garden situation and also bushland. Her...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 03:21PM, 09 Aug 2016
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Brendan
Answer: Hi Brendan, Thank you for your question. The best way to do this would be to use Zero Glyphosate and use the scrape and paint technique so that the...
Category: General
Tags: weeds
Answered: 03:17PM, 22 Aug 2016
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Heather
Answer: Hi Heather, Thank you for contacting Yates. Unfortunately we don’t have selective herbicide that can be used to control the clover in your di...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 03:10PM, 10 Nov 2016
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Alison
Answer: Hello Alison, Can you please call our consumer advice line on 1300 369 074 (select option 2)to discuss this issue as there are some intricacies wit...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 01:58PM, 11 Jul 2017
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Kodie
Answer: Hi Kodie, Thank you for contacting Yates. This plant is burr medic-Medicago polymorpha. You can read more about this weeds from the following link:...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 09:52AM, 22 Aug 2017
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Tracy
Answer: Hi Tracy, Thank you for contacting Yates. The weed that you have there is called Flick Weed. As you have described even just the slightest touch ca...
Answered: 04:11PM, 03 Sep 2017