Grass and weeds in Liriope

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by wojo23323, Mar 22, 2003.

  1. wojo23323

    wojo23323 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Is there any product available that will kill the weeds and grass that is in the middle of Liriope without harming the Liriope?
     
  2. greenman

    greenman LawnSite Addict
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    Ornamec.
     
  3. rkk95

    rkk95 LawnSite Member
    from west PA
    Posts: 165

    you can also use a product called fusilade.
     
  4. onemancrew

    onemancrew LawnSite Member
    from tn. #7
    Posts: 95

    Ornamec & fusilade are one in the same. It is mostly used for the removal of bermuda from zoysia of fescue grasses. Y ou didn't specify what kind of grass it is. Try www. pbigordon.com for a over the top product. Really for me i use round up, the liriope is hardy enough it will bouce back.
     
  5. IGROTURF

    IGROTURF LawnSite Member
    from CHAR NC
    Posts: 34

    fusilade II for grassy weed contol.
    image for broadleaf weeds, and sedge. same with basagran. snaphot,pre-m, dimesion for pre control.
    mike
     
  6. KerryB

    KerryB LawnSite Senior Member
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    I would like to use Ornamec this year. You that have used it, can you spray beds with annuals and perennials?
    I know it will not harm most shrubs but was wondering if it will harm wave petunias and other flowers such as this?
     
  7. greenman

    greenman LawnSite Addict
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    KerryB- I have used it, but only in ornamental grass beds with a few shrubs. I used it to kill Bermuda in Liriope (sp?). I had to do two applications but the Bermuda never grew back.
     
  8. My experincewith bermunda, if activitly growing, you can't kill it with round-up, It may look like it, but it comes back.
     

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