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Drive XLR8 Crabgrass Killer

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Drive XLR8 herbicide is the latest technology in providing unsurpassed crabgrass control. A proprietary, water-based formulation, Drive XLR8 improves the control of crabgrass, torpedograss, kikuyugrass, several broadleaves (clover, speedwell) and numerous other troublesome weeds

Target Pests

Barnyardgrass Bindweed Crabgrass Clover Dandelion Daisy Dollarweed Foxtail Kikuyugrass Signalgrass Speedwell Torpedograss and others. See label for complete list

For Use In

Drive XLR8 is labeled for use in: residential commercial and industrial turfgrasses golf courses sod farms sports and recreation fields.

Application

Spray coverage should be uniform and complete. It is recommended to not mow two days before or after application. Irrigation may improve weed control, if soil moisture is not sufficient. Drive XLR8 may be tank-mixed with other pre- and postemergent grass herbicides, along with postemergent broadleaf herbicides.

See label for complete application instructions

Mix Rate

Mix 3.3 cups of Drive XLR8 per 20 gallons of water per acre

Active Ingredient

Quinclorac - 18.92%

Drive XLR8 Crabgrass Killer

Kill Crabgrass With Drive XLR8

Drive XLR8 Herbicide is a fantastic alternative to Quinclorac and is a supreme crabgrass killer, tackling the stubborn grassy weed even when it is well established and matured. Drive XLR8 demonstrates impressive control over many problematic weeds such as crabgrass, topedograss, kikuyugrass, and even a number of broadleaf weeds such as clover, dandelion, foxtail among others.

 

Drive XLR8 has a water-based formulation which can be quickly absored by the target plant and is rain fast within an hour. Drive XLR8 is absorbed by roots, shoots and foliage, and translocated throughout the plant. Drive XLR8's formula works similar to auxins when targeting broadleaf plants while in grasses, it hinders the celulose biosynthesis process.

 

How To Apply Drive XLR8

To prepare Drive XLR8 for application, mix 1.45 oz of the liquid concentrate with water. For better results, we recommend using a surfactant to enhance the effectiveness of the product. Mix enough water that will allow you to sufficiently cover 1000 sq feet of turf.

 

If the soil is dry, be sure to irrigate your lawn after application with roughly 1/2 inch of water. Drive XLR8 can be tank mixed with other pre-emergent and postemergent grass herbicides without hindering its affect. It can also be mixed with postemergent broadleaf herbicdes. 

 

It is recommended not to mow two days before or after application for best uptake of the chemical. When applying Drive XLR8, make sure the outside temperature is not below 55 degrees and not above 80 degrees.

 

When used according to the label, a 1/2 gallon of Drive XLR8 has the ability to cover about 1 acre of turf grass. A great benefit to Drive XLR8 is that i can be applied to many turfs before, during and after seeding to eliminate any pesky weeds while your new grass is being established.

 

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How many ounces would be mixed in a gallon?
Kelly on Jul 4, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Mix 3.3 cups of Drive XLR8 per 20 gallons of water per acre. http://www.cdms.net/ldat/ld8LD002.pdf label.

Exact rate please refer to the label for exact application rates, 0.5 to 1 ounce per gallon to cover a 1,000 square feet.
Is this product safe to use in Bermuda grass ?
dewayne t on May 13, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Bermuda is highly tolerable to Drive XLR crabgrass killer.
I have many weeds in my residential lawn including foxtail ,crabgrass and the helicopter weed which is the better product the drive xlr8 or the tenacity ?
dewayne t on May 7, 2018
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BEST ANSWER: Can you tell me what type of lawn you have?
Is this product pet friendly ?
dewayne t on May 6, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Drive XLR8 is safe to use if you have pets, just keep them out of the area when you are applying the herbicide and then allow it to completely dry.
I live in Palm Springs ca ( very hot). I have used drive on my lawn to kill crab grass and it works great. However, I believe I also have yellow foxtail in my lawn. What kills that?
Cal P on Sep 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Here is a link to the Foxtail Control Page, https://www.solutionsstores.com/lawn-and-turf/grassy-weeds-control/foxtail-control.

Good idea is to apply a pre-emergent to the lawn to control and reseeding, and Drive will work for your yellow foxtail.
Will drive kill yellow foxtail?
Cal P on Sep 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, Drive XLR8 will work on Foxtail, the secret is that Spray coverage should be uniform and complete. It is recommended to not mow two days before or after application. Irrigation may improve weed control, if soil moisture is not sufficient. Drive XLR8 herbicide may be tank-mixed with other pre- and postemergent grass herbicides, along with postemergent broadleaf herbicides.

Pre-emergent such as Prodiamine is recommended in the spring and fall months. https://www.solutionsstores.com/prodiamine-65-wdg-barricade-herbicide

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