Esplanade EZ is a great pre-emergent and post-emergent non-selective herbicide for those who are having issues keeping lawn areas clear of weeds for up to 6 months. Even better, once it kills the weeds present, it keeps the weeds from regrowing, saving you a lot of time and effort. Esplanade EZ can be used on all non-crop areas: paths, curbs, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, gravel areas, educational facilities, the list goes on and on. Its also easy to apply as well. Just dilute with water and you will get results in hours. Esplanade EZ is also rainproof 30 minutes after application.
Do not use this product in or around vegetable gardens or in landscaped areas where young plants will soon be planted within 6 months after treatment.
This product is not intended to be used on turf grass.
Apply when the air is calm to avoid spray drift onto desirable plants.
Avoid tracking product onto desirable vegetation - do not walk on treated area until the spray has dried.
If spraying near the base of established plants (plants that have been in the ground at the same location for two or more years), shield them from spray drift using cardboard, plastic, or other materials. If the spray accidentally contacts a desirable plant, rinse it off immediately with water.
Note: Do not apply using a steel sprayer, except stainless steel.
2. USE AMOUNT
Apply to small and actively growing weeds. Best results will be achieved when temperatures are above 60 ° F.
Thoroughly spray existing weeds and the entire area that you want protected.
Certain hard-to-kill weeds can be re-sprayed 1 month after initial treatment using spot treatment.
Add 8 -16 oz of product per 1 gallon of water.
Shake bottle well before use. Add appropriate amounts of water & product to spray tank.
8 fl oz Product
1 gallon of water
500 square feet
16 fl oz Product
1 gallon of water
1000 square feet
3. FOR BEST RESULTS
WHEN TO APPLY
Spray when weeds are small and actively growing when temperatures are above 60° F and when it is sunny.
Certain hard-to-kill weeds may be re-treated in 2 weeks using spot application if necessary.
Disturbing the weed preventative barrier may reduce the effectiveness of this product.
Rain or watering 30 minutes after application will not wash away effectiveness.
Under drought conditions, it may be necessary to water the product in. Irrigate to move the residual herbicide into the soil, but not to the point of visible runoff.
Ornamental bedding plants (annuals, perennials), trees, shrubs, sod & seed may be planted 6 months after application.
Triple rinse the spray tank and flush all sprayer components with water to remove residual product. Empty the rinse water onto bare soil or gravel.
4. WHAT IT DOES
This product contains a proven blend of weed & grass killers to kill existing weeds & grasses plus a proprietary residual herbicide to keep new ones from coming back. Existing weeds & grasses begin to wilt & die within hours and new ones will not grow for up to 6 months.
5. WHERE TO USE
Non-selective control of emerged and pre-emerged grasses and broadleaf weeds in Non-Crop Areas including, Paths, Parking Lots, Curbs, Sidewalks, Driveways, Around Buildings, Educational Facilities, Gravel Areas, Loading Ramps, Storage Yards, Vacant Lots, Railroad and Rail Yards, Managed Roadsides, Fence Rows, Utilities, Parks, Hardscapes (including crack and crevice), Industrial, Municipal, Mulched Areas, and Government Sites.
When using Esplande EZ, how long can you wait after application to water it in and still have effective pre-emergent weed control?
Per the product label for Esplanade EZ it states only under drought conditions it may be neccessary to water the product in. Otherwise it should not need to be done. Ideally if needed, it should be watered in within 7 days of application. This is the general standard with pre-emergents.
What is the mix rate for Esplanade EZ in a 3 gallon jug?
The mix rate for Esplanade EZ is 8 fl oz - 16 fl oz per gallon of water depending on the pest you are treating. So if you are using a 3 gallon sprayer, you will mix 24 fl oz - 48 fl oz total. Please refer to the product label for mix rate recommendations.
What are the mixing directions Esplanade EZ in an injection spray unit?
I have an injection spray unit and cant find the mixing info on label. Unit is set for 25 gallons of water per acre I'm not sure how to mix it?
Esplanade EZ is labeled to be mixed at 8 oz per 500 sq feet or 1 gallon of water. Since this product is considered a pre and post emergent for weeds and grass the use rate is higher. For 25 gallons of water you will need approx 1 1/2 gallons of Esplanade EZ. If weeds are harder to manage you can take the mix rate up to 16oz per gallon water.