Spectracide Weed & Grass Killer for Large Areas Concentrate (Ready-to-Spray)

Spectracide® Weed & Grass Killer for Large Areas Concentrate (Ready-to-Spray)

This product is a non-selective herbicide that will kill all vegetation contacted. It enters plants through the leaves and moves down to the roots. This will ensure that the entire plant is killed. Avoid direct spray or drift onto desirable plants, lawn grasses, shrubs and trees. Protect desirable plants and vegetation with a piece of plastic or cardboard. If desirable plants are accidentally sprayed, wash plants with water immediately.
  • Rainproof in 15 minutes
  • Visible  results in 3 hours
  • Kills the root
  • For best results, apply when temperature as above 60˚F

Active Ingredients

Diquat Dibromide 2.30%
Fluazifop-p-butyl 1.15%
Dicamba*, dimethylamine salt 0.77%
Other Ingredients: 95.78%
Total: 100.00%
*0.054 lb Dicamba acid equivalent per gallon or 0.63%
  • 32 fl oz
STOP. Read Entire Label Before Use.
It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. For outdoor residential use only.

STOP Do not allow people or pets to enter the treated area until sprays have dried.

Do not apply this product in a way that will contact any person or pet, either directly or through drift. Keep people and pets out of the area during application. Do not mow for seven days before or after treatment. Do not make more than two applications per year to any given area.

  • Use this product to kill the old lawn and existing weeds and grasses.
  • For best results, apply in spring or fall when daytime temperatures are at least 60°F.
  • If the lawn is dry, water lawn every other day for a week before applying Spectracide® Weed & Grass Killer For Large Areas Concentrate
  • Wait seven days after last application to rake, till or replant with seed or sod.
  • Rake up and remove loosened thatch or debris.
  • Mix in starter fertilizer and soil amendments, if needed. Level the soil.
  • Apply seed according to directions on seed package, or install sod. Grass seed must have good contact with soil to germinate and grow.
  • Keep area moist for two weeks to establish new lawn, then water as needed.

Determine the size of the spraying job. This container will treat 1,350 sq ft as part of a lawn renovation/replacement program.

  1. Shake container well before using.
  2. Connect a garden hose to the sprayer nozzle. Make sure switch is fully forward in the “OFF” position.
  3. Turn on water at faucet. Extend hose to the farthest area to be treated and work back toward the faucet so you don’t come in contact with the treated area.
  4. Remove safety tab from sprayer’s right side by pulling straight out. Keep for future reuse.
  5. To BEGIN spraying, point nozzle toward treatment site and pull switch backwards with thumb toward hose connection. Water will automatically mix with the product.
  6. Spray until wet to control weeds. Walk at a steady pace, working back toward the faucet while spraying, using an even sweeping motion, slightly overlapping treated areas.
  7. To STOP spraying, push switch forward with thumb toward nozzle. Turn water off at faucet. To relieve pressure before removing nozzle from hose, pull switch backwards with thumb toward hose connection until water stops spraying.
  8. To STORE unused product, make sure switch is fully forward in the “OFF” position.
  9. Reinstall safety tab into sprayer’s right side. With sprayer in the full “OFF” position, push tab into position.
  10. Place in cool area away from heat, sunlight or open flame

‡ Visual symptoms and time to complete kill will depend on weed and grass type, temperature and application rate.

If on Skin or Clothing:
  • Take off contaminated clothing.
  • Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes.
  • Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.
If in Eyes:
  • Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye.
  • Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor, or going for treatment. You may also contact 1-800-917-5438 for emergency medical treatment advice.
Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals
WARNING. Causes skin irritation. Causes moderate eye irritation. Do not get on skin or clothing. Avoid contact with eyes. Wear chemical-resistant gloves made out of any waterproof material. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
Wear chemical-resistant gloves made out of any waterproof material.

Users should wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. Users should remove clothing immediately if pesticide gets inside. Then wash thoroughly and put on clean clothing. Users should remove clothing and personal protective equipment immediately after handling this product. Wash the outside of gloves before removing. As soon as possible, wash thoroughly and change into clean clothing.

Environmental Hazards
This pesticide is toxic to aquatic invertebrates. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treatment area. Rinsing application equipment over the treated area will help avoid runoff to water bodies or drainage systems
Pesticide Storage: Store this product only in its original container in a secure storage area away from sources of heat or open flame. Protect product from freezing. Pesticide Disposal and Container Handling: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container.
If empty: Place in trash or offer for recycling if available.
If partly filled:
Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
To the extent required by applicable law, buyer assumes all responsibility for safety and use not in accordance with directions.

Questions & Comments? Call 1-800-917-5438 or visit our website at www.spectracide.com