Chemical Treatment for Virginia Buttonweed

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by mcambrose, Aug 30, 2002.

  1. mcambrose

    mcambrose LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 518

    I have a serious problem in some of my lawns with Virgina buttonweed. The only thing I have found labeled for VB is Image. It says it will reduce competetion from VB, and may take several applications. Any one else have experience with other chemicals with VB. I have lawns with Bermuda, Zoysia and fescue.:)
  2. thfireman

    thfireman LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 541

    Not sure if this is the best answer but I use momentum. It usually takes at least 2 apps. and it is gone. I have found that the yellow plants (Virus in plant causes leaves to be yellow) die off quickly but the deep green plants take 2 or more apps.

    I am open for a better suggestion also!;)

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