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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. soxaben 75 WG (Gallery 75 Generic)

    Quali Pro's Isoxaben 75 WG is equivalent to Gallery 75 Dry Flowable

    Use rates: . 0.25- 0.50 oz per 1,000sq.ft.

    Isoxaben 75 WG is a pre-emergent herbicide that effectively controls broadleaf weeds. Isoxaben 75 WG is a selective pre-emergent and will last up to eight months. As a pre-emergent herbicide, it stops broadleaf weeds from germinating from seed. It has measured well in performance in ornamental, nursery, and landscape applications as well as working on both cool and warm season grasses. Only apply Isoxaben 75WG to turf grasses that are established. This wettable powder formulation may be tank mixed with other herbicides. Please see label for details and cautions.

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  2. Bonide Sedge Ender # 069

    Bonide's Sedge Ender Concentrate kills yellow nutsedge, crabgrass, foxtail weeds, and other listed grassy weeds. Sedge Ender provides pre-emergent and post-emergent weed control, killing the toughest weeds, down to the root. Sedge Ender may be used on warm season and coool season grasses and is excellent in cool weathers. Sedge Ender is a selective pre emergence and post-emergence herbicide.

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  3. Specticle FLO -18 oz
    $279.95

    Specticle FLO with indaziflam, is a pre-emergent, selective and broad-spectrum herbicide that provides residual control of troublesome weeds such as crabgrass, annual sedge, poa annua and goosegrass. It also controls annual sedges and broadleaf weeds in turf, ornamentals (residential), hedgerows, hardscapes, Christmas trees, and conifers.

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  4. Ecomazapyr 2SL

    Starting at: $59.95

    Allligare's Ecomazapyr 2SL with Imazapyr 27.8% can be compared to BASF's Arsenal 2 lb formula. It provides preemergent and post emergent control with residual action on listed weeds. Ecomazapyre 2 SL is labeled to control undesirable vegetation in grass pasture and undesirable emergent and floating aquatic vegetation; perfect for transitional areas between aquatic and terrestrial sites. It may also be applied as basal bark and stem procedures in noncropland areas.

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  5. Alligare Diuron 80DF

    Starting at: $35.95

    Alligare's Diuron 80DF is a dry flowable herbicide with 80.0 % Diuron as its active ingredient. It controls many annual and perennial grasses as well as herbaceous weeds. It is labeled for selective weeds in certain crops and non-selective weed control on non-cropland areas.

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  6. Southern Ag Atrazine

    Starting at: $14.95

    Southern Ag Atrazine with 4.0% atrazine controls many broadleaf weeds (emerged and from seeds) in St. Augustine and Centipede grass. It controls Florida Betony, Spurweed, Annual Bluegrass and many other problematic weeds. It also suppresses crabgrass. Learn More

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