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broadleaf weedsBest Way To Control Broadleaf Weeds

If you’re a landowner, something that you’re going to inevitably encounter are weeds. These irritating plants just have a way of popping up when you least expect it.  In your lawn you will most likely have to deal with broadleaf weed control.  You probably feel you do a great job to prevent them but broadleaf weeds rear their ugly leafy heads regardless. You don’t feed, water and mow your lawn to make it attractive to weeds but yet that’s how many homeowners feel when they see ragweed and clover start taking over.

Some of the more sneaky and hard-to-control broadleaf weeds are those annual weeds that commonly invade lawns like dandelions, chickweed, and plantain. Having the correct broadleaf herbicide and broadleaf killer takes proper identification not only of the weed but the grass.  There has to be a way to get rid of these stubborn plants and take back your lawn. There is. That’s why we’re called Solutions Pest and Lawn because that’s exactly what we provide. Solutions for your grassy weed problems.

How to Get Rid of Broadleaf Weeds: Solutions 3 Step Process

Step One: Identify the type of weed you have. Knowing what broadleaf weed you are dealing with will help you to understand what the weeds tendencies and characteristics are and also which one of our products can best treat that particular weed. This is important because some more stubborn broadleaf weeds have a high tolerance or resistence to particular herbicides and control methods. If you are unsure of what weed you have, you can contact us at identification@solutionsstores.com and send us a photo of your weed and we will identify it for you and suggest treatment options.


Step Two: Use a broadleaf weed killer such as  MSM Turf Herbicide or MSM 25 OD Herbicide which are an economical option that are focused on targeting broadleaf weeds. There are also other options for brush or woody plants if you’re having problems with that particular weed type. Be sure to read and follow label directions so you get the proper application and mixing rates.


Step Three: The best defense against broadleaf weeds is a thick lush lawn that is properly maintained and well-fed. A lawn should also never be scalped by mowing. A thick nutrient-rich lawn will be better able to choke out weeds and not allow them room to establish. Solutions carries various fertilizers that you can purchase to give your yard a steady diet of essential nutrients.


Solutions Pest and Lawn offers a wide range of broadleaf control products to help you take back your lawn and make it beautiful again. Check them out below and once again, do not hesitate to contact us at (800) 479-6583 if you need help as we will be happy to assist you in finding the best product for your particular situation. Also check out our helpful knowledge base for comprehensive guides which tell you in step-by-step detail what to do with our products so you don’t get confused about the process.

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