lists include some commonly available products which selectively control
growing broadleaf and/or brass weeds in home lawns. The lists are broken down
into products which control broadleaf weeds, brush and vines such as poison ivy and kudzu, moss,
and grassy weeds in lawns and ornamentals
after they emerge, and grassy weeds in lawns before they
germinate and emerge.
Mixed with Water and Sprayed
of products is an attempt to aid the homeowner in selecting an appropriate turf
herbicide. The list was created from a survey of products found on shelves of
stores featuring home and garden products in six North Carolina counties. On
product labels, the herbicide will be listed as a particular form of the
chemical. For example, 2,4-D may be indicated as the dimethylamine salt of
Use of brand names in this
publication does not imply endorsement of the products named or criticism of
similar ones not mentioned. Before selecting a product, check on the safety to
the turfgrass and whether or not it will control the weeds present in the turf.