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Selective Herbicides

Selective Herbicides
 
 
These type of herbicides kill certain types of weeds, grasses, sedges and other plants without harming others. There are many different types of selective herbicides and you can use our filtering option to help you narrow down your selection.
 
How to use our filtering option
 
Step 1.  Determine what kind of weed are you trying to eliminate.
 
 
These weeds are generally broader than grassy weeds and have the main vein that divides the leaf in half and then have other veins branching out from there.  Broadleaf weeds tend to be very distinguishable from each other and will often bear colorful flowers that vary in shape and size.  Compared to grassy weeds, these weeds can be much easier to prevent and control.
Examples of broadleaf weeds:

2. Grassy Weeds

These weeds tend to have narrow, long leaves with parallel running veins compared to the netlike pattern that broadleafs create.    They do not bear colorful flowers and the leaves are very similar and hard to distinguish from each other.  Seed heads are one of the best ways to tell the difference between these types of weeds

Examples of grassy weeds:

3. Sedges

4. Vines

 
Step 2.   Determine what kind of grass or foliage you have. 
 
Knowing what kind of grass you have is very important when using selective herbicides. Select your grass below to see which herbicides are safe for your lawn.

If you have a grass that is not listed above, please contact us to help determine which herbicide is right for your lawn.

 
 
Step 3.    Choose your target weed type and what kind of grass you have
 
Example:  If you are trying to kill Crabgrass and you have St. Augustine, you would choose grassy weeds and then St. Augustine
 
 
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  1. Quali Pro 2-D

    Quali- Pro's 2 D herbicide is a post emergent, selective, and systemic herbicide that uses a combination of two active ingredients(Triclopyr 33%, Clopyralid 12.2%) to combat tough weed problems(compare to Confront Herbicide). For such difficult to control broadleaf weeds as dandelion, oxalis, clover and other tough to control weeds, a single application of 2 D herbicide delivers eight to twelve weeks of reliable control. 2-D is labeled in non-residential cool and warm season turfgrasses.

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

    Starting at: $14.50

    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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  3. lontrel turf and ornamental

    With Lontrel Turf Ornamental Herbicide, you can maintain a healthy turf even when trying to control clover and other hard to kill weeds. Killing clover without damaging your turf is possible with Lontrel Herbicide. It also works well on dollarweed, dandelion and thistle, without burning and harming St Austinegrass, Bermudagrass or closely mowed grass.

    Unfortunately, Lontrel Turf Ornamental Herbicide is only labeled for commericial areas, not labeled for residential use.

    With Lontrel Turf Ornamental Herbicide, you can maintain a healthy turf even when trying to control clover and other hard to kill weeds. Killing clover without damaging your turf is possible with Lontrel Herbicide. It also works well on dollarweed, dandelion and thistle, without burning and harming St Austinegrass, Bermudagrass or closely mowed grass.

    Unfortunately, Lontrel Turf Ornamental Herbicide is only labeled for commericial areas, not labeled for residential use.

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  4. 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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  5. EndRun Herbicide (Trimec)

    Starting at: $79.95

    End Run's formulation with Trimec has a pre-loaded surfactant that improves the plant uptake, increasing the spreading on leaf surfaces for accuracy in application Learn More
  6. Vessel 3 Way Herbicide

    Starting at: $120.00

    Trimec 992 provides more 2,4-D (30.56%) for an extra boost for a quicker visual response for broadleaf weed control. Trimec 992 is used by lawn professionals that need a low-odor product, efficiency, and low cost-per acre of use. Trimec 992 Herbicide is a post-emergent herbicide that works in warm and cool season grasses. It is known for its fast dandelion knock-down and versatility.

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  7. 4 speed xt herbicide selective

    Starting at: $47.95

    4 Speed XT Selective Herbicide combines four active ingredients, triclopyr, 2,4-D, pyraflufen and dicamba for a powerful and fast control of more than 100 broadleaf weeds Learn More
  8. QuickSilver Herbicide
    $161.50

    As a post emergent and contact herbicide, QuickSilver T&O is a selective herbicide for tough broadleafs in most types of newly seeded, sodded or sprigged turfgrass. In particular, QuickSilver Herbicide has shown outstanding control against silvery thread moss on Bentgrass and Bermudagrass greens and tees.

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  9. Confront Herbicide

    Confront herbicide combines two different active ingredients, Triclopyr and Clopyralid to control a broad spectrum of weeds such as tough to kill weeds like wild violet and oxalis to common weeds such as dandelion, clover, thistle and narrow leaf plantain in non residential in listed warm-season and cool season turf grasses. Confront will provide close to 100 % control of 35 hard to control broadleaf weeds when used according to directions on the label.

    Confront specialty herbicide is for commercial use only (not residential use).

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  10. Dismiss Herbicide

    Starting at: $71.50

    Dismiss Herbicide, by FMC is a selective, post-emergent herbicide. It has shown to work faster than Certainty, Sedgehammer or Monument. Dismiss Herbicide is one of the best herbicides for sedge weed control in residential and commercial turf. Troublesome sedges such as green kylinga and yellow nutsedge are knocked out with visible results from one to two days. It not only attacks the surface of the weeds but better yet, gets into the soil to penetrate the sedge tubers. This penetrating soil action helps to prevent additional outbreaks of sedges. It is also labeled for the control or suppression on over 45 broadleaf weeds and grasses.

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