Question: What Temperature Should You Use Tenacity?

How often can you apply tenacity?

Answer: You can apply Tenacity Herbicide multiple times per year as long as you do not exceed the maximum annual rate of 16 oz per Acre per year.

To treat yellow nutsedge, you may need to reapply Tenacity after 2 to 3 weeks; be sure to use a non-ionic surfactant for post-emergent applications..

Does tenacity kill crabgrass?

Mesotrione (Tenacity) is a systemic postemergence herbicide for control of crabgrass, goosegrass, barnyardgrass, and yellow foxtail. This herbicide can also control several species of broadleaf weeds, as well as creeping bentgrass, nimblewill, and nutsedge in turf.

Is tenacity a pre emergent?

Tenacity is a systemic pre-emergence and post-emergence herbicide for the selective contact and residual control of weeds in turfgrasses. When applied as a pre-emergent, weeds absorb Tenacity during emergence from the soil.

Can I use tenacity in summer?

Yes, Tenacity can be applied in the summer. Keep in mind that the best temperature range to apply most herbicides, including Tenacity, is between 65-85 degrees.

How quickly does tenacity work?

two to three weeksHow quickly does Tenacity work? Once absorbed, Tenacity quickly translocates throughout the plant. Weed growth is suppressed soon after application, as photosynthesis is disrupted. Death of the plant usually occurs within two to three weeks.

When can I mow after applying tenacity?

2 daysAnswer: When using Tenacity Herbicide or other post-emergent herbicides, you should not mow at least 2 days before or 2 days after applying the product.

Can I spray tenacity on wet grass?

Re: Tenacity app to wet lawn Post, no. You need it to stick to the blades, so it needs to dry and be absorbed.

What should I do after tenacity?

You may also seed some plants turn white after an application of Tenacity. Some weeds may need a follow-up application. If you are spot treating, mix 1/2 a teaspoon of Tenacity with 1 1/2 teaspoons of surfactant in one gallon of water.

What will tenacity kill?

Tenacity Herbicide is a great product to eliminate pesky weeds. Tenacity is a selective pre and post emergent herbicide concentrate that targets a variety of weeds such as Chickweed, Clover, Crabgrass , Dandelion, Foxtail, Henbit, and Nutsedge.

How long before tenacity is rainproof?

Re: Tenacity/Rain Proof Give it two weeks if at all possible. Ideally you’d want 4-6 hours. 12 is probably even better. If it was humid, uptake will be faster.

When should you apply tenacity?

Wait until the newly germinated turf has been mowed two times or four weeks after emergence (whichever is longer) before making a postemergence application. Postemergence Application –Apply Tenacity at 4-8 fl. oz. per acre in at least 30 gallons of water per acre.

Can you use tenacity in the winter?

With Tenacity, if it works, you’ll be stuck with a bleached and possibly weakened lawn all winter. That, of course, might lead to some winter kill. But you need to keep in mind that you aren’t applying something caustic, like acid that will act on contact.

When can you water after applying tenacity?

Answer: After treating with Tenacity, you want the product to have at least 6 hours of dry time before any rain or irrigation occurs. You do not want/need to water after a post emergent application. We recommend using the spot treatment rate of Tenacity in the dense areas so as to not cause damage to your lawn.

How long after applying tenacity can I mow?

Tenacity (mesotrione) may be applied at seeding, or after seedlings have been mowed twice (or 4 weeks after seedling emergence, whichever is longer). Quicksilver (carfentrazone-ethyl) may be applied as soon as 7 days after the emergence of seedlings of several species.