Preen - for Flower & Vegetable Beds / Size Preen Bag 31.4 Lbs. (6367730387) Reviews

Preen - for Flower & Vegetable Beds / Size Preen Bag 31.4 Lbs. (6367730387)

1 ratings (1 Epinions review)
Share This!
  Ask friends for feedback

Preen - For Flower & Vegetable Beds .Make Weeds Go Bye Bye!

May 29, 2011 (Updated May 29, 2011)
Review by  
Rated a Very Helpful Review

Pros:Effective Weed Preventer

Cons:Doesn’t Kill Established Weeds

The Bottom Line: Preen takes the work out of weeding flowerbeds.


Cleaning up our flowerbeds from the ravages of winter is one of the best chores as it heralds the approach of spring and the awakening of all the sleepy color that bring so much life to the yard. While this is a great time spiritually, it also is the most opportune time of the year to get a headstart on the weeds that take a bloom off the gardening rose. Pre-emptive is the key word here and that can only mean one product, Preen Weed Preventer.

 While it doesn't kill existing weeds, applying Preen Weed Preventer will stop weeds dead in their tracks for up to 90 days. Preen Weed Preventer creates a weed barrier of up to 1-2 inches below the surface of the soil, preventing germination of weeds. If you're mulching, it's recommended you apply directly to the mulch and water. After that, for best results, it's best to leave the soil or mulch untouched as raking or disturbing the surface could result in reduced effectiveness of your weed barrier.

Preen Weed Preventer can be used on flowers, vegetable gardens, ground cover, shrubs, trees and any bed where weeds can germinate. A simple sprinkling at the rate prescribed for your application is ample to ward off weed growth. Two to three applications will control weeds for all of the growing season making it a lot more tolerable to enjoy those beds, as opposed to cringing every time you see a bed that needs tending. Of course you need to check to see that weeds indigenous to your area are on the list of weeds affected, but I've been satisfied with the overall effectiveness of Preen Weed Preventer as it has dramatically reduced weeding in our beds for a number of years now. I do wish it would kill established weeds, but that would be a bit of ambitious thinking!

The one thing about Preen Weed Preventer that I get asked about most often is whether it will kill neighboring plantings. I can't say that I've personally experienced it but the instructions recommend you wash down any planting that have in contact with the product to prevent browning, advice that isn't lost on this gardener!

All things considered Preen Weed Preventer is a extraordinarily useful tool around the beds freeing you to just sit back and....enjoy!


Recommend this product? Yes


Share this product review with your friends   
Share This!


Related Deals You Might Like...

Preen 563437 25 Year Weed Control Commercial Fabric

Preen 563437 25 Year Weed Control Commercial Fabric

Product Details Preen 25 year weed control commercial grade fabric in stand up dsp With a branded weed control fabric line Available in a variety of s...
Sears
Preen Garden 2463802 31.3-pound Weed Preventer, Free Shipping,

Preen Garden 2463802 31.3-pound Weed Preventer, Free Shipping,

Preen Garden 2463802 31.3-pound Weed Preventer, Free Shipping, New Details: Manufacturer: Preen Size: Color: Item Dimensions: Length: 25 inches Width:...
eBay

$64.12

FREE Shipping
Lebanon Preen 25lb Vegetable Garden Weed Preventer 25 lbs.

Lebanon Preen 25lb Vegetable Garden Weed Preventer 25 lbs.

Preen Vegetable Garden Weed Preventer is the organic way to stop weeds before they start
Sears

$44.37

+$13.95 shipping
Preen Fertilizer. 31.3 lb. Garden Weed Preventer

Preen Fertilizer. 31.3 lb. Garden Weed Preventer

Shop for Garden Center at The Home Depot. Garden Weed Preventer prevents summer and winter annual weeds from growing in flower and vegetable beds and ...
Home Depot

$50.99

FREE Shipping
Lebanon Greenview Preen Garden Weed Preventer (Lebanon Greenview 16# Preen Garden Weed Preventer)

Lebanon Greenview Preen Garden Weed Preventer (Lebanon Greenview 16# Preen Garden Weed Preventer)

Preen weed preventer from Lebanon Greenview prevents summer and winter annual weeds from growing in flower beds, vegetable patches, and around trees. ...
Overstock.com

$32.50

+$2.95 shipping
Lebanon Seaboard Preen 31.3lb Garden Weed Preventer 5000sqf

Lebanon Seaboard Preen 31.3lb Garden Weed Preventer 5000sqf

The Preen Garden Weed Preventer (31.3 lb. #2463802) prevents summer and winter annual weeds from growing in flower and vegetable beds and around trees...
eBay

$69.49

+$16.68 shipping
Preen Garden Weed Preventer - 5.6 Lb. 2463795

Preen Garden Weed Preventer - 5.6 Lb. 2463795

Preen Garden Weed Preventer - 5.6 lb. 2463795 Item Description Preen Weed Preventer stops weeds from germinating in flower and vegetable gardens, in g...
eBay

$26.02

FREE Shipping
Preen 2463782 Vegetable Garden Weed Preventer - 25 Lbs.

Preen 2463782 Vegetable Garden Weed Preventer - 25 Lbs.

Features:Targets crabgrass, dandelions, plantain, and other weedsSafe immediately after application for plants, kids, pets, and wildlife5 lbs. treats ...
Sears
Lebanon Seaboard Greenview 16lb Preen Garden Weed Preventer

Lebanon Seaboard Greenview 16lb Preen Garden Weed Preventer

Preen garden weed preventer prevents summer and winter annual weeds from growing in flower and vegetable beds and aroundtreePrevents new weeds from gr...
eBay

$45.62

+$13.78 shipping
Lebanon Greenview 16# Preen Garden Weed Preventer

Lebanon Greenview 16# Preen Garden Weed Preventer

Preen garden weed preventer prevents summer and winter annual weeds from growing in flower and vegetable beds and aroundtreePrevents new weeds from gr...
Sears
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6    Next >>