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Drive XLR8 Herbicide Crabgrass Killer - .5 Gal Jug EPA No 7969-272

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Control postemergent crabgrass on contact with Drive XLR8 Herbicide. This water-based herbicide targets and controls a variety of broadleaf weeds and grasses, from torpedograss to clover. It provides faster weed control when compared to Drive 75 DF and is rain-fast in less than an hour. Drive XLR8 not only delivers quicker uptake but also combines well in the tank with other pre- and postemergent herbicides.

Features and Specifications

Active Ingredient(s) Quinclorac
Weed Killer Kills: Barnyardgrass, Bindweed, Crabgrass (large & smooth), Clover, Dandelion, Daisy, Dollarweed, Foxtail, Kikuyugrass, Signalgrass, Speedwell, Torpedograss, NOT FOR USE ON: St. Augustine, Centipede, Bahiagrass, Bentgrass or Dichondra, Fine fescue unless it is a seed blend
Sale Prohibited NY. HI, CA, WA
Shipping Rate Free
EPA Registration 7969-272

How Drive XLR8 Herbicide Works

Drive XLR8 Herbicide label shows it contains the active ingredient quinclorac, which helps to kill crabgrass and other hard-to-control weeds in commercial, recreational and residential settings. It also works best with a surfactant that contains methylated seed oil, which helps to increase the contact between the herbicide and the plant. This combination promotes even greater absorption and uptake and quicker control of crabgrass and other weeds.

Drive XLR8 Herbicide Target Weeds

Though Drive XLR8 Herbicide is labeled for use on crabgrass, it also works effectively on several broadleaf weeds and grasses. Some of these lawn pests include:

  • Barnyardgrass
  • Clover
  • Dandelion
  • Foxtail
  • Speedwell

How to Use Drive XLR8 Herbicide

Use Drive XLR8 Herbicide on Bermuda grass, Kentucky bluegrass, fescue and ryegrass to prevent weed growth in residential and commercial areas. However, do not use this herbicide on St. Augustine, centipede, dichondra, bahiagrass or bentgrass. Applying Drive XLR8 to these grasses can harm the lawn.

Apply Drive XLR8 uniformly across the entire target area. It can also be applied as a spot treatment on problematic areas throughout the lawn. For the best results, do not mow the lawn at least two days before or after the application. In the case of dry soil, irrigating the yard may improve weed control.

Take Out Crabgrass with Drive XLR8 Herbicide

Whether it's a sod farm or a golf course, Drive XLR8 Herbicide stops the growth of crabgrass and other broadleaf weeds and grasses. It mixes with other herbicides for even greater results and absorbs quickly into the plant for complete and quick eradication.


It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Do not apply this product in a way that will contact workers or other persons, either directly or through drift. Only protected handlers may be in the area during application. For any requirements specific to your State or Tribe, consult the agency responsible for pesticide regulations.


For additional information on this product please reference the CDMS label database listed below



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  • What is the dilution rate, i have a 30 gallon sprayer?

    Assuming the 30 gallons covers about an acre (43,560 sq ft) so 64 oz per acre is the rate.

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    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Finally a post-emergent crab grass killer that works.

    Product worked amazingly. I used the product on my lawn that was overrun with crab grass due to the landscaping company’s failure to put down pre-emergent in the spring. In only five days most of the crab grass has been killed. Worked so well that I had to prepare a second batch for my neighbors to use on their lawns.

    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Drive XLR8

    Product works well on crabgrass and some other weeds

    Nikolai N.
    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    It works it really works!

    Takes about a week to see results!

    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Drive XLR8

    PED had best price on product. Sprayed XLR8 with MSO yesterday, clover wilted and crabgrass started to change color today.

    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    crabgrass be gone

    excellent product

    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Drive xlr8

    Killed 100 % of crab grass , fescue fine . Also spot sprayed with mix of 3oz per gallon !