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SOURCE: How much roundup do I use in a gallon of water to get a good kill

This will be hard to answer because roundup is sold in different strengths. On a dry morning mix a few ounces of round up to a gallon of water and test it by spaying it on some blades of grass. Results should be noticed after a few days.If you spent allot of money for just a little roundup then you probably have a strong solution. Some roundup is already mixed with water (diluted) and can be applied as is. I hope this helps

Posted on May 20, 2009

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SOURCE: son used roundup in backyard to kill weeds.

round up i think has a two week withholding period, so wait two weeks & turn the soil over & re seed is the only way I can see

Posted on Jun 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Proper mixture ratio for roundup weather max commercial grade.

2 ounces per gallon. you can convert gallons to liters on the net.

Posted on Apr 19, 2010

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Very important to buffer the pH of the water at pH 5. Then add Roundup /Glyphosate 360 at a 2% for grass weeds and 3% for brush weeds. Ensure that the grass is dry when treating and no rain is expected within 6 hours. Please take care with roundup as it is poison .

Posted on Aug 13, 2010

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SOURCE: My husband used round-up on our lawn thinking it

A lot depends on what part of the country you are in and if you have cool season or warm season turf. Cool seasons are fescue, bluegrass, perennial rye, etc. Warm seasons are bermuda, zoysia, centipede, St. Augustine, just to name a few.

If its cool season turf, you could heavily aerify, fertilize, and re-seed right now. Hope for rain through the summer, or use irrigation of you have it. For my area, early fall is the best time for seeding cool season grasses. If it was only Roundup you should have no lingering effects from its application.

If its warm season turf, it may not actually be completely dead, especially if the application wasn't done properly. Your lawn may just be sick. It actually can take a lot of chemicals to permanently damage most warm season turf. If thats what you have, some water and fertilzer may improve the appearance. Beyond that, sprigging or sodding may be your only option, since not many warm seasons are available by seed.

Time will help both situations, especially the latter.

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We have a weed spreading rapidly it has been identified as Richadia have used Metsolfuren which only kills it temporarily but also kills the grass ....we are looking at a 5 acre patch

There are chemicals on the market such as Round Up Or Weed Be Gone. or others that you can use to completely kill this weed. I have used Weed Be Gone and it does not kill the grass. Whether it kills this weed you would have to see. If you use Round Up it kills every thing even grass. I have sprayed a large area then replanted grass after the weed is gone.

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What is the mixing rate for round up to kill broadleaf weeds such as thistle, parthenium etc so that I do not kill the grass

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I will be applying Roundup to a large section of my lawn to kill a bermudagrass infestation. Will the Roundup work better on longer grass or a freshly mowed lawn?

Round up will work on any grass...I prefer to mix it a bit stronger when I know I am trying to kill grass... but yes it works... ask my daughter who wanted to help and spray the weeds for me and then decides to play around in the yard writing her name....:-)
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I recently used ROUNDUP on a lawn The product did its job, the weeds are gone, so is some of the grass near the spray. It has not rained since the spay went on - maybe 10 - 12 days. How can I restore the...

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Son used roundup in backyard to kill weeds.

round up i think has a two week withholding period, so wait two weeks & turn the soil over & re seed is the only way I can see

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Good Luck, I Have not used it, but going to in the next couple of days, seems to be the best choice I can find so far.

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