Questions tagged: weeds

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colin
Answer: as per label, hose-on Weed N Feed shouldn’t be used on new lawns less than 3 months old. best option is hand weeding at this stage before th...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn, weeds
Answered: 08:55AM, 09 Nov 2009
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Michael
Answer: Dear Michael, The weed you have in your fescue lawn could be what is called burrweed. Lush Bindii & Broadleaf Weeder would be a suitable herbi...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 11:43AM, 16 Nov 2009
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jeanette
Answer: weeds under trees could be mulched over to a depth of 5-10cm to smother them. Alternatively spray with a non-selective Zero spray after removing se...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 07:11AM, 17 Nov 2009
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Treacey
Answer: Hi Treacey, sometimes if the weeds are very mature they are harder to kill, particularly dandelions which develop a large tap root. if they are st...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn, weeds
Answered: 07:13AM, 18 Nov 2009
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helen
Answer: Hi Helen, we don’t have a selective herbicide for this purpose. The best approach is to use a Zero Weed Brush with Zero glyphosate herbicide ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 08:59AM, 16 Dec 2009
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Lucianne
Answer: Hi Lucianne, mix the zero concentrate at the rate given for pampas grass/lantana. if you have the 490 Zero this is 11mL per litre water. Use a su...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 06:55AM, 12 Jan 2010
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Michael
Answer: Hi Michael, not familiar with any weed by that name but it sounds like spiny emex, Emex australis, often called 3-corner jack. If in a garden bed ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 01:36PM, 27 Jan 2010
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Jason
Answer: Hi Jason, Its impossible to identify the weed specifically without seeing it. The best thing to do is take it in a sealed bag to your local nursery...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 12:30PM, 05 Feb 2010
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Fred
Answer: The only way you will be about to get rid of that weed using a herbicide is to apply it directly using the zero weedbrush.This contains a non-selec...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 10:28AM, 11 Feb 2010
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Denise
Answer: Dear Denise, This is a persistent nasty weed that you can do without in your garden. Yates have 3 products that you can use to eliminate this weed...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds, khaki weed
Answered: 02:19PM, 19 Feb 2010
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sharan
Answer: Hi Sharan, stinging nettle should respond well to glyphosate weedspray (Yates Zero or Roundup). Spray young plants well before they go to seed. it...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 06:50AM, 17 Mar 2010
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Jocelyn
Answer: Dear Jocelyn, Lush Bindii & Broadleaf Weeder will control most broadleaf weeds in a lawn area. This product should be diluted into water and ap...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 12:36PM, 29 Mar 2010
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andrea
Answer: Hi Andrea, Yes you can use the zero rapid product but remeber that it is a non selective herbicide and will kill all plants and weeds. You need to ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 01:02PM, 01 Apr 2010
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Jeffrey
Answer: Hi Jeffrey, herbicide sprays were invented to avoid hand weeding. The crucial thing is to spray the weeds BEFORE seed forms as the seed will still ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 06:48AM, 09 Apr 2010
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Susie
Answer: Hi Susie, zero glyphosate leaves no residue and it is safe to let pets back in when the spray has dried on the weeds. To prevent regrowth dont let...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 12:44PM, 19 Apr 2010
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Lynette
Answer: Dear Lynette, Could you please let us know the actual name of the product you have used. Have you used Zero Rapid Weedkiller or the Yates Once a Y...
Answered: 09:56AM, 04 May 2010
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helen
Answer: Hi Helen, Unfortunatly we don’t have a paspalum killer in our product range anymore, their are other companies like david grays who have thes...
Category: Lawns
Tags: weeds
Answered: 09:08AM, 07 May 2010
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Steve
Answer: Dear Steve, The product to use to control clover and other broadleaf weeds in your lawn is called Lush Bindii & Broadleaf Weeder. This product...
Answered: 01:26PM, 07 May 2010
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terry
Answer: Dear Terry, Zero Weedspray or Zero Glyphosate 490 can be used to kill the creeping oxalis in your garden beds. When spraying this product be caref...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 01:47PM, 07 May 2010
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Jemma
Answer: Dear Jemma, This is a terrible weed. The only way to get rid of this weed is to “scrape and paint” with Zero Glyphosate. You need to ...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 02:51PM, 10 May 2010
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Vanessa
Answer: Dear Vanessa, Singapore Daisy is a particularly difficult weed to eliminate as you have already found out. Even if you manage to remove a lot of t...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 03:10PM, 14 May 2010
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Peter
Answer: Dear Peter, When using the Zero Glyphosate Weedspray, put your pets in a safe place until you have finished spraying. After that, check to see tha...
Answered: 11:12AM, 19 May 2010
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Kevin
Answer: Hi Kevin, sounds like you have liverwort growing. We don’t have a selective herbicide for home garden any longer as it was recently deleted....
Category: General
Tags: weeds
Answered: 11:29AM, 09 Jun 2010
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Frank
Answer: Dear Frank, Yates have two products that will kill smooth cat’s ear and other broadleaf weeds in lawn. They are: Lush Bindii & Broadleaf...
Answered: 09:29AM, 25 Jun 2010
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Kym
Answer: Dear Kym, When spraying pesticides and herbicides you need to keep children and pets away from the area when spraying and don’t allow them t...
Category: Weeds
Tags: soursob, weeds
Answered: 09:39AM, 28 Jun 2010
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Stephen
Answer: Hi Stephen, Yes after mixing chemicals with water you are suposed to use it that day because the chemical compisition does change. So if you only n...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weeds
Answered: 12:36PM, 28 Jun 2010
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Answer: Dear Estelle, Yates do have a product called Once A Year Pathweeder that will kill moss and other weeds found in driveways and on other hard surfac...
Answered: 09:15AM, 09 Jul 2010
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karen
Answer: Dear Karen, When spraying weeds with a herbicide it is best to spray on a fine day when foliage is dry and when rain is not expected for 24 hours.
Answered: 09:14AM, 14 Jul 2010
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Bis
Answer: Dear Bis, The Yates Weeding Brush will take the 490 and the 360 Glyphosate. Just dilute the herbicide to the suggested amount of water and pour in...
Answered: 12:45PM, 16 Jul 2010
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Lesley
Answer: Dear Lesley, The largest size of Once A Year Pathweeder is availabe in a 500g packet. This is a concentrate powder. The rate is to dissolve 100g ...
Answered: 12:23PM, 30 Jul 2010