Clover?

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by monty0, Jun 5, 2004.

  1. monty0

    monty0 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    Is it to late in spring to treat clover with 2,4,d amine here in Maryland? Thanks in advance.
     
  2. James Cormier

    James Cormier LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Ma
    Messages: 1,217

    its never too late to treat clover
     
  3. monty0

    monty0 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    Just follow the instructions on the label and their shouldn't be any adverse effects to the grass? I had heard that you can't apply the liquid after day time high's approuch or exceed 90 degree's. Is that a myth or should that be a concern? Thanks in advance.
     
  4. neal-wolbertsinc

    neal-wolbertsinc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 59

    I don't think you will dent the clover with 2-4,D, Confront would be the ticket if you still have registration in your state. 3/4 oz. 1000/sq. ft., will do a great job. We lost the product in Washington because it showed up in compost that was used in a couple greenhouses and some plants were damaged. So the state pulled the reg. for all residential and commercial use. Probably the best clover herb. ever...a great loss to our industry here. Anyway, read and follow the label. Hot weather is poor weed control weather for lots of reasons. Neal
     
  5. MrBarefoot

    MrBarefoot LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 515

    Momentum does a good job on Clover, so does SpeedZone. Speedzone is labeled for use up to 90 degree's. Add some sticker to the mix for better results.
     
  6. monty0

    monty0 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    As usual thanks for the replies and keep up the good work.
     
  7. Etlawn

    Etlawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 52

    I agree on the Momentum. I use it on all my accounts and it works awesome. It is a little pricey though.....
    good luck
     
  8. Hamons

    Hamons LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 706

    I have great luck with quicksilver and stroke three mixed for clover. MUST add a good non-ionic surfactant to propoelry deal with clover -- it's wzxy leaves amke control difficult!
     
  9. BCSteel

    BCSteel LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 876

    I use par III. There is 2,4-d, mecoprop and dicamba in there. Always works good for me without any extra stickers.
     

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