turf grass in lirope

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by lawn dogg, Apr 13, 2008.

  1. lawn dogg

    lawn dogg LawnSite Member
    Messages: 115

    what would work best for controlling turf grass and broadleaf weeds that are mixed in with lirope.
  2. PHS

    PHS LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 724

    I've used sethoxydim, image, and basagran. Fusilade is also labeled.

    I've heard of straight 2,4-D and read about low concentration round-up being used but I haven't tried them enough to really start using them.
  3. BocaChris

    BocaChris LawnSite Member
    Messages: 70

    Low concentration round-up will work but will brown out some of the liriope. Wont kill it just brown it out and then you'll have to pull the brown out.
  4. leostaats

    leostaats LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    Fusilade, best bet. Use it all the time in all ornamentals,bushes, etc. Designed for torpedo grass but kills turf grass just the same

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