Overseeding & Crabgrass

Irishmen82April 10, 2014

I core aerated my lawn and now ready to seed( I know you should overseed in fall). I've read a bunch of different views on what to do about seeding and when to put down crabgrass prevention. Wait 2 weeks for seed to germinate then put down. Put down prevention first wait a week then seed, with that I feel I need to get the seed down now. So any input would be appreciated.

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yardtractor1

Google Siduron.

    Bookmark   April 10, 2014 at 8:29PM
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Irishmen82

I have a feeling that is going to be hard to find. The only product I know I can get the has Siduron in it is Greenview seed starter+ crabgrass prevent and its only like 3% or 4% of the total product. I'm sure there are others, but is that low % ok. My garden center guy was saying to put down the Greenview step 1 feed and crabgrass prevent 24-0-6, it won't hurt the seed and will last longer.

    Bookmark   April 10, 2014 at 10:12PM
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yardtractor1

I believe Scotts produces a starter fertilizer with siduron. I'm unfamiliar with the Greenview products. Whatever you use, make sure it is safe for the type of seed you are planting.

This post was edited by yardtractor1 on Thu, Apr 10, 14 at 23:23

    Bookmark   April 10, 2014 at 11:20PM
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