There are many products available for post emergent crabgrass control. Broad-spectrum products, like glyphosate or some formulated exactly for crabgrass, like Drive XLR8, work well once plants are above ground. With all of these post-emergent products, you must read all instructions and safety warnings before using. When used as directed, these products should be safe for use around turf grass and desirable plants.
Drive XLR8 Herbicide is the latest technology in providing unsurpassed post-emergent crabgrass control. A proprietary, water-based formulation, Drive XLR8 improves the control of crabgrass, torpedograss, kikuyugrass, several broadleaves (clover, speedwell) and numerous other troublesome weeds that you have relied on Drive 75 DF to control. When compared to Drive 75 DF, the new formulation in Drive XLR8 provides faster, more effective weed control, delivers quicker uptake by the plant, and is rain fast quicker (in less than an hour). Drive XLR8 recommend that you use a methylated seed oil to apply the product with. Our Dyneamic surfactant has methylated seed oil and is recommended to apply with Drive XLR8.