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Prickly Lettuce

How to Get Rid of Prickly Lettuce

Characteristics

  • Lactuca serriola
  • winter annual weed
  • germination begins at the start of winter
  • 2-7” tall
  • grows as a rosette of basal (leaves are grouped from a central point in a circular shape) during the first year
  • irregularly loped leaves with prickly edges
  • texturally resembles lettuce
  • exudes a milky juice when cut or broken
  • flower heads are yellow and resemble small dandelion  flowers
  • flowering occurs from April through October

Treatment

Selective 

Non-Selective

  • apply during the spring or fall
  • spot treat trouble areas
  • only target unwanted vegetation
  • look for products that contain chemicals such as glyphosate
  • click here for recommended products

 

 

 

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  1. Bonide Brush Killer  BK32- QT

    Bonide Poison Ivy & Brush Killer BK-32 Concentrate makes up to 16 gallons and kills brush, woody weeds and vines. Get results in one application with this woody plant herbicide without harming surrounding trees and ornamentals. Kills brush and other tough weeds such as Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Dandeliion, Kudzu, Wild Blackberries and over 240 other tough weeds.

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  2. Weed Out  with Crabgrass Killer-32 oz

    Starting at: $17.70

    Ferti-Lome Weed-Out with Crabgrass Killer (previously called," Fertilome Weed Out with Q") still has the same triple formulation of 2,4-D, Quinclorac, and Dicamba to get rid of tough weeds such as crabgrass. Ferti-Lome's Weed Out with Crabgrass Killer also controls broadleaf and grassy weeds such as Barnyardgrass, Black-Eyed Susan, Buttercup, Catnip, Chickweed, Dandelion, Dollarweed, Foxtail, Ground Ivy, Jimsonweed. Morning Glory, Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Ragweed, Sunflower, Thistle, and other broadleaf weeds. It may be used on both cool season and warm season residential lawns (read the label for complete instructions and restrictions). This powerful crabgrass, broadleaf, and grassy weed killer travels through the whole weed, including the root after it penetrates the leaves.

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  3. Quali-Pro MSM Turf  Dry Flowable Herbicide - 2 oz

    Starting at: $21.40

    Quali-Pro MSM Turf Herbicide is used on Bluegrass, Bermuda grass, and St. Augustine grasses to tackle hard to kill weeds such as, Bahia grass, Foxtail, Rye grass and Virginia Button weeds.

    Save money with Quali-Pro MSM Turf Herbicide. Compare Quali-Pro MSM Turf herbicide to Nu Farm Manor or Blade herbicides with the same active ingredient (Metsulfuron Methyl 60.0%) as a less expensive alternative.They are identical with the same labels.

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  4. Bonide Chickweed, Clover and Oxalis Killer Concentrate-Pt 061

    Starting at: $18.65

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    Bonide's Chickweed, Clover, and Oxalis Killer has a combination of three different active ingredients. This powerful systemic herbicide kills clover, chickweed, knotweed, cocklebur, oxalis, thistle, plantain and many other species of broadleaf weeds. Bonide's Chickweed, Clover, and Oxalis Killer Concentrate, #061 covers 5,000 square feet.

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  5. Bonide Weed Beater Ultra Concentrate -16 oz

    Starting at: $27.95

    Bonide Weed Beater Ultra Concentrate is a systemic broadleaf weed killer for lawn and turf areas. As a systemic herbicide, it works on the inside, all the way to the roots. Weed Beater Ultra Concentrate can be used in warm weather and cool weather (down to 45F). Learn More
  6. Q4 Plus Turf Herbicide-Gallon

    Starting at: $46.50

    Q4 Plus Turf Herbicide has four active ingredients to control yellow nutsedge, crabgrass, foxtail, certain grassy weeds, and other troublesome broadleaf weeds in cool-season turf areas. Learn More
  7. Blindside Herbicide

    Blindside is designed particulary for warm season turf for post-emergent tough weed problems like St. Augustine grass. Blindside acts quickly as a post emergence herbicide on over 70 weeds and sedges, including resilent weeds like Dollarweed, Ground Ivy, Doveweed and Buttonweed.

    Blindside Herbicide is formulated as a WDG (Water Dispersible Granule) containing 0.66 lb of active ingredient per pound of product.

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  8. Weed Whacker

    Starting at: $16.50

    Weed Whacker combines three active ingredients to kill 140+ weed types. This post-emergent selective broad-leaf herbicide may be applied to both cool and warm season kinds of grasses on residential turf against such weeds like dandelions, spurge, oxalis, plantain, ragweed, and others.

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  9. Hi-Yield Weed & Feed 15-0-10

    Hi-Yield Weed & Feed 15-0-10 controls over 200 listed broadleaf weeds. It combines a post-emergent ( Trimec complex of three post-emergent herbicides) and a lawn fertilizer.

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