- Rake area to remove thatch, dead grass and debris before applying
- Uniformly apply mixture directly to soil
- Do not apply herbicides 3 weeks before or after planting
- If planting in Spring, apply when there is no danger of frost and soil continuously maintains a temperature above 60° F (15.5° C)
- If planting in Fall, apply after the first hard frost and daytime high air temperatures stay below 55 degrees F.