The PBIGordon 652400 Speed Zone herbicide is made to remove weeds like Creeping Charlie from the lawns. Turn the water on at the spigot and turn the herbicide bottles control knob to the on position.
One brand of ready-to-use herbicide designed to kill creeping Charlie but not lawn contains as its active ingredients dicamba 24-D and mecoprop-p often abbreviated as MCPP.
What kills creeping charlie but not grass. Its a non-selective treatment so it will kill your grass. This is toxic to cats and dogs so we recommend not using Borax if. The best way to get rid of Creeping Charlie and to control it is to kill it at the roots with your locally available non-selective vegetation control.
The higher mowing height will prevent creeping Charlie from thriving within your lawn. In reality Borax will stunt the nasty vine but Borax alone will not kill it. The main key when making your own is to use the right vinegar.
PBIGordon Speed Zone Weed Killer the best for the quick action. Most lawn care experts in the field will tell you that applying a pro-level herbicide is the best way to kill Creeping Charlie once and for all. A selective herbicide is the most effective way of killing off that creeping Charlie preventing it from returning the following year.
Repeat the application in two weeks if the creeping Charlie has not fully died off. Kill Creeping Charlie Naturally with Borax Borax contains boron which is a mineral salt that all plants need at low levels to survive. It spans up to 18000 square feet making it perfect for those gardeners who have large lawn areas.
The stronger the acidity the better it will kill creeping charlie poison ivy even crabgrass. Tb1234 Creeping Charlie and Broadleaf Weed Spray. While you could use Roundup or an herbicide that contains dicamba or glyphosate for killing Creeping Charlie these can be harmful to the environment.
You can make a DIY Creeping Charlie weed killer spray that is also a broadleaf weed and dandelion killer using natural ingredients. Keep in mind the chemicals and methods Im recommending will not kill the grass. Borax provides high levels of boron that kill creeping Charlie naturally.
You can expect to start seeing results in as little as an hr and follow up sprays will be required. Worse yet the Borax will destroy other plants it touches. Mow your grass at a height of 2 12 to 3 inches every four to seven days.
Some people falsely believe Borax will kill Creeping Charlie. Home remedies such as vinegar wont do much to the roots but will control top growth. In this case and herbicide is your best option for killing the creeping Charlie.
Borax and Roundup will kill creeping Charlie if timed properly but will also kill the grass so Im not spending any time discussing those options as our goal is to kill the creeping Charlie and leave the lawn intact. If you dont catch Creeping Charlie until late in the spring or early summer though choose Scotts Turf Builder Weed Feed 3 to bring it and other listed weeds under control while nourishing your grass. However youll need to choose a selective herbicide that doesnt kill your grass along with the creeping Charlie.