How to Kill Monkey Grass?

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by C.J., May 16, 2013.

  1. khutch

    khutch LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 495

    Found out by accident that Confront works....takes a couple apps....
  2. greendoctor

    greendoctor LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,676

    Its the triclopyr that is doing it. Not really a good idea on warm season turf. Fine on fescue. Confront was safe on high cut bermuda and zoysia because it applied low rates of amine triclopyr. I know Turflon ester or Garlon 4 will kill bermuda.
  3. andyslawncare

    andyslawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 812

    Liriope spicata is tolerant to ornamec. You will only kill grasses that grow within it, and the liriope will be unharmed.
  4. caseysmowing

    caseysmowing LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,112

    Had a call yesterday about removal of monkey grass from flower beds. They wanted it dug out a foot down they said it would take 4 hours. Can you get it done this week? How much do you charge a hour? I'm booked for 2 weeks!!! Find someone else. How does rounded up and bed matting work for this stuff?? Like others have said I know it's a constant maintence issue.
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  5. iand

    iand LawnSite Senior Member
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