Triclopyr usage?

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by ArTurf, Aug 13, 2012.

  1. ArTurf

    ArTurf LawnSite Gold Member
    Male, from Ark
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    I need to keeep brushy/ woody growth knocked down in a yard that is mostly woods, very little grass. From what I understand a combo of glypho & triclopyr would be a good mix. I've never used triclopyr before so I would appreciate any suggestions. I will be spot spraying with a wand from my extra tank on the Z Spray and or backpack. Oz per gal and etc. BTW it is 95+ here.
     
  2. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
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    Triclopyr has been around for a while, about 20 years. It is a part of Horsepower, lesco Eliminate, Lesco Momentum,and Confront. Turflon is triclopyr. Works very well. No odor.
     
  3. lilmarvin4064

    lilmarvin4064 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Turflon is for turf areas. Garlon, Tahoe, and Pathfinder II are for non-turf areas. 3A (amine) has aquatic uses. 4E is the ester.
     
  4. Think Green

    Think Green LawnSite Silver Member
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    AR,
    I use gly and Remedy together.
    .5 oz of gly per gallon and .5 oz of remedy.
    I obtain adequate control since the remedy(Triclopyr Ester) penetrates very well.
    As far as odor..........you be the judge........it does have a plastic like odor.
     
  5. Ace Organics

    Ace Organics LawnSite Member
    Posts: 10

    Check out Brushmaster from PBI. Great control of woodys. Quick absorption and kill.
     

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