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#942047 - 07/11/18 07:25 AM Re: Weed B Gone vs. Weed B Gone Max [Re: notnew2diy]
kodak_jack Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 08/24/03
Posts: 4756
Loc: Rochester,NY
I hate to admit it, but over the years, I have applied enough Weed B Gone in the same areas that the distinctive smell is always there, yet, I still get weeds coming right back again!!!

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#942072 - 07/11/18 03:38 PM Re: Weed B Gone vs. Weed B Gone Max [Re: kodak_jack]
notnew2diy Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 08/18/06
Posts: 4797
Loc: harvard, il.
Originally Posted By kodak_jack
I hate to admit it, but over the years, I have applied enough Weed B Gone in the same areas that the distinctive smell is always there, yet, I still get weeds coming right back again!!!


When I lived in a subdivision, I always used Scott's weed-n-feed products for my front yard. Used a broadcast spreader, follow package directions. Nice, thick, weed free, dark green lawn that had to be cut every 4-5 days.

Your veronica almost kinda sounds like creeping charlie, except for the moist part.

HTH...good luck...notnew...
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#942929 - 08/02/18 03:55 PM Re: Weed B Gone vs. Weed B Gone Max [Re: CabinConnection]
CabinConnection Offline
Bigfoot
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 01/20/04
Posts: 52479
Loc: The Indianhead's Left Nostril....
KJ - you laid the kiss of death this way!

I've "always" used Weed-B-Gon. Forever! Dispensed via the Ortho Dial-A-Spray that I've referenced before.

Last application was as if I didn't put anything down at all!

I suspect it was last year's inventory, that froze over the winter...

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#942945 - 08/02/18 09:39 PM Re: Weed B Gone vs. Weed B Gone Max [Re: CabinConnection]
yardmaster Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 09/05/02
Posts: 20088
Loc: Between a Rock and a Hard Plac...
Originally Posted By CabinConnection
KJ - you laid the kiss of death this way!

I've "always" used Weed-B-Gon. Forever! Dispensed via the Ortho Dial-A-Spray that I've referenced before.

Last application was as if I didn't put anything down at all!

I suspect it was last year's inventory, that froze over the winter...



I literally just read about not letting prior year's stock to freeze. Explains why my spray doesn't seem to be working this year also....and I haven't even opened the "refill gallon" that came with purchase.
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#942952 - 08/03/18 06:59 AM Re: Weed B Gone vs. Weed B Gone Max [Re: yardmaster]
notnew2diy Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 08/18/06
Posts: 4797
Loc: harvard, il.
"not letting prior year's stock to freeze."....

Different products I know,
accidentally frozen in the garage, the remnants of quart bottles,
concentrated Round Up and Ortho Ground Clear.
Next spring...
The RU was not as potent as usual.
The GC still killed anything it touched.

FWIW...notnew...
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