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Summer Weed Control - Bermudagrass

 Positive identification of the specific weed and knowledge of the kind of turfgrass being treated is CRITICAL or, you could end up with a dead lawn!

Additionally, read and carefully follow all label instructions including the specific kind of weeds controlled and any restrictions on where materials can be applied!

Choose a product that contains the following:

Grassy weed control (such as crabgrass and goosegrass)

  • quinclorac (Drive)
  • quinclorac + mecoprop + dicamba (Onetime)
  • carfentrazone + quinclorac (SquareOne)
  • sulfentrazone + quinclorac (Solitare)
  • thiencarbazone-methyl + iodosulfuron + dicamba (Celsius)
     

Broadleaf weed control

  • quinclorac (Drive)
  • quinclorac + mecoprop + dicamba (Onetime)
  • sulfentrazone + quinclorac (Solitare)
  • 2,4-D amine (various brands)
  • mecoprop (MCPP Amine,  Mecomec)
  • dicamba (Banvel)
  • 2,4-D amine + MCPP + dicamba (Trimec [various formulations] Triplet, Three-Way Selective Herbicide)
  • 2,4-D amine + MCPP + dichlorprop (Spoiler, Triamine)
  • MCPA + MCPP + dicamba (Tri-Power)
  • 2,4-D amine + fluroxypyr + dicamba (Escalade)
  • MCPA ester + triclopyr ester + dicamba (Cool Power)
  • MCPA amine + triclopyr amine + dicamba (Horsepower)
  • MCPA amine + fluroxypyr ester + triclopyr amine (Battleship III)
  • carfentrazone-ethyl (QuickSilver)
  • carfentrazone + 2,4-D ester + MCPP + dicamba (Speed Zone)
  • carfentrazone + MCPA ester + MCPP + dicamba (Power Zone)
  • sulfentrazone + 2,4-D amine + MCPP + dicamba (Surge)
  • penoxsulam (various brands)
  • pyraflufen ethyl (Octane)
  • metsulfuron (Blade, Manor, MSM Turf)
     

Sedges

  • bentazon (Basagran T/O or Lescogran)
  • flazasulfuron (Katana)
  • imazaquin (Image)
  • halosulfuron (Sedgehammer)
  • sulfosulfuron (Certainty)
  • trifloxysulfuron (Monument)
  • sulfentrazone (Dismiss)
  • sulfentrazone + imazethapyr (Dismiss South)
     

For help with weed identification or for more detail on herbicide efficacy and turfgrass tolerance see the following:

www.TurfFiles.ncsu.edu