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  • Date Photo Taken

    07 / 28 / 2013

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Summer

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Suwanee

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    jgrif69607

Notes:

Recently moved to Atlanta from Chicago so bermuda grass is new to me. Can anyone identify this weed which is expanding in my yard, and suggest a treatment? Thanks

Comments

  • Donnie Hall Unregistered says:

    When is the best time to apply a pre-emergent and what type for my Bermuda lawn?

    January 15th, 2019 at 3:45pm

  • jgrif69607 Registered says:

    Thank you Bobby

    August 1st, 2013 at 9:07am

  • Bobby Master Identifier says:

    At this point in the season crabgrass will be difficult to manage without multiple applications. Three sequential applications at 14 – 21 day intervals will be a good start using those controls applied by liscensed lawn care operators. The expense of these products in the packaging available would be prohibitive to home owners. DYI products are available of which trial and error could become as expensive as hiring it done, especially so when considering your time. The good news is crabgrass is a summer annual plant. It dies with the first frost. Plan on getting two preEmergent applications down next year and your crabgrass will be history. In the meantime keep it mowed ( rainfall permitting!) so that the crabgrass will be less competitive in your lawn. http://www.walterreeves.com/name-that-plant/help-what-is-this/

    July 31st, 2013 at 8:32pm

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