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    Tall fescue problem

    I thought it was crabgrass, but found out it is tall fescue.

    A herbicide called TFC (tall fescue control) looked like my only hope, but it was taken off the market...I think.

    Anyone know how to get rid of it besides Round-Up or digging hundreds of holes in my yard?

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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    as enlightening as this is, does this really deserve its own thread?


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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    I wonder if that's what I have also.



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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    Quote Originally Posted by jdewaard View Post
    as enlightening as this is, does this really deserve its own thread?
    What if it was a thread about Harrison Barnes having a tall fescue problem in his yard?


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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    Quote Originally Posted by jumbopackage View Post
    What if it was a thread about Harrison Barnes having a tall fescue problem in his yard?
    well that's another story altogether, isn't it? Or perhaps if a U of I football player got drunk, punched out a bus driver, and then passed out onto a patch of tall fescue... we might have 3 or 4 threads about it.


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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    I was going to hijack the weed thread, but thought it might offend the original poster.



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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    only way i have found is to rub some roundup on each plant.



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    Re: Tall fescue problem

    Use a painting sponge and round up the blades.



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