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What spray kills dandelions?

A broadleaf herbicide will only kill broadleaf weeds, such as dandelions. A broadleaf herbicide is good for killing dandelions in lawns, as the herbicide will kill the dandelions and not the grass. The other kind of effective dandelion herbicide is a non-selective herbicide.

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In respect to this, what will kill dandelions but not grass?

Tips for Removing Dandelions Horticultural vinegar (made of 20 percent acetic acid) can be used in place of a chemical herbicide. The herbicide Weed-B-Gon is selective and won't harm grass, unlike vinegar and Roundup, making it a popular choice for killing dandelions in the lawn.

Also Know, what is the best dandelion killer? Selective, post-emergence herbicides (referred to as broadleaf weed control) are the most effective dandelion killers that are safe for lawns. 2,4-D is an example of a selective and systemic post-emergent herbicide. Late spring and fall is the best time to use broadleaf herbicides to kill dandelions.

Likewise, what kills dandelions naturally?

You can use the natural acidity of white vinegar or apple cider vinegar to destroy your dandelions. Simply pour pure vinegar into a spray bottle and spray the unwanted plant until it is covered in vinegar. Within a few hours, the leaves will wither and turn brown.

Does Roundup kill dandelions?

It turns out there is a lot in a name! Roundup: The herbicide active ingredient in Roundup is glyphosate, which if sprayed on the lawn will kill not only the weeds but the lawn. These herbicides are effective on a broad range of weeds that might infest the lawn such as dandelion, crabgrass and nutsedge.

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