Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 is a special formula that is effective in controlling tough weeds, like dandelion and clover, while building thicker and greener turf with a 28-0-3 fertilizer. It helps kill unwanted weeds and crowd out future ones, while feeding the grass to help build deeper and stronger roots at the same time. It features WaterSmart technology, which improves the ability of your lawn grass to absorb water and essential nutrients. It is advisable to apply this Weed and Feed in late spring during the time when weeds are growing actively. Covers up to 5,000 sq. ft.
Roughly how long does Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 take to absorb?
Put the product down Monday. Watered 2-3 times per day since -- but my lawn service just showed up and mowed my lawn. Have they 'blown away' the benefit I was hoping for?
We recommend waiting at least 2 days after using herbicides such as Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 before mowing the lawn. So if it has been at least 2 days and you followed the application directions on the product label, then your application should be effective.
Can Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 be applied to a dry lawn?
Will it kill ragweed? Will it kill goat weed?
According to the manufacturer Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 needs to be applied to a damp lawn and this can include morning dew. The moisture will allow the granules to stick to the weeds. The manufacturer also states this should be left alone for 24 hours and then watered in. This product will also work on ragweed, but it is not labeled for goat weed.
Can Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 be applied in the evening before dew starts to form?
According to the product label, you will need to apply Scotts Turf Builder Weed and Feed 1 to wet or moist grass as this helps the product adhere to the grass. You can lightly water the lawn before applying or apply after the evening dew has set in, not before.