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Fire Ant Control

 

Atrazine St. Augustine Weed Killer

 

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Asian Cycad (Sago Palm) Scale

 

Palm Problems

 

UT Garden Insect Control

 

UT Garden Disease Control

 

Conserve Fly Bait

 

Parafine Horticultural Oil

 

Lawn Spot Weeder

 

Control of Common Pests of Landscape Plants

 

Lawn & Garden

Herbicides

 

2,4-D AMINE WEED KILLER

• Low, economical use rate of 1 to 4 pints per acre
• Controls many broadleaf weeds & woody plants
• Use in turf, pastures, rangeland, ditch banks, fences...

CONTAINS: 3.8 lbs. per gallon 2, 4-D acid equivalent liquid concentrate in a low volatile amine form.

USE ON: Certain grasses in lawns, parks, golf courses, and pastures; fences, ditch banks, non-crop sites, small grains, and corn (pre and post emergent herbicide)

CONTROLS: Many broad-leaf weeds. See list on label.

RATE: 2- 3 tbs. in 3- 5 gallon of water to cover 1,000 sq. ft.

APPLICATION: Apply as a coarse low pressure spray, preferably with fan type nozzle.

CAUTION: SPRAY TO ACCURATELY OBTAIN INDICATED COVERAGE WITHOUT OVERLAP. AVOID DRIFT TO SUSCEPTIBLE PLANTS.

PACKED:

12 x Qt. - #00203

1 x Gal. - #17384

 

ATRAZINE ST. AUGUSTINE WEED KILLER

• Kills many broadleaf weeds
• Also used in centipede grass
• Provides suppression of crabgrass
• Controls emerged weeds and weeds from seed

CONTAINS:4% Atrazine

USE ON: St. Augustine and centipede lawn grasses.

CONTROLS: Many common grassy and broadleaf weeds.

RATE: 4 1/3 ounces per 500 sq. ft. per 1 gallon of spray

APPLICATION: Apply in 2 gallons of water to cover 1,000 sq. ft.

CAUTION: SPRAY TO ACCURATELY OBTAIN INDICATED COVERAGE WITHOUT OVERLAP. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR USE WITH HOSE-END SPRAYERS. Best results are obtained by application in early spring.

PACKED:

12 x Qt. - #00613

4 x Gal. - #00614

 

BASAGRAN® SEDGE CONTROL

• Controls nutsedge (nutgrass) & certain broadleaf weeds
• Can be used “over the top” on certain ornamentals
• Low use rate of 3/4 oz per 1,000 square feet
• Can be mixed with other weed killers

CONTAINS: 42% Bentazon

USE ON: Established turf, and certain ornamentals

CONTROLS: certain broadleaf weeds and sedges

RATE (for turf): 2 pints per acre or .75 oz. per 1,000 sq. ft. in 1- 2 gallon of water. APPLICATION: Basagran can be applied with a hose end or pump up type sprayer. Two applications may be necessary to control certain hard-to-control weeds like sedge. Use an oil concentrate like HERBI-OIL 83-17. BASAGRAN can be combined with other herbicides. PACKED:

12 x 8oz. - #00721

12 x Pt. - #00722

 

BRUSH KILLER

• Simple Directions for Use
• Kills vines and hard-to-control plants
• Prevents sprouting on stumps
• Same active ingredients as GARLON®

CONTAINS: 8.8% Triclopyr®

USE ON: non-crop areas such as road right of ways, rangeland, pastures, and fence rows.

CONTROLS: Many varieties of brush (including brazilian pepper, trees, vines and stump treatments).

RATE: Foliage spray; 4-8 ounces per gallon. Stump treatment; Brush or spray undiluted product on freshly cut stump.

APPLICATION: Apply as a full volume spray to foliage, shoots, stems and bark.

PACKED:

12 x Pt. - #01112

12 x Qt. - #01113

4 x Gal. - #01114

 

COPPER SULFATE GRANULAR CRYSTALS

• Controls smelly, ugly algae in ponds & lakes
• Controls root growth in Sewer connections

CONTAINS: Copper Sulfate (Petahydrate) 99%, Copper as metallic 25.2%

USE ON: Ponds, sewer lines.

CONTROLS: Algae in ponds, plant root growth in sewer lines.

RATE: Algae; 0.8 lbs to 2.3 lbs. per acre foot of water. Root Control; 4 treatments of 1/2 lb. each.

APPLICATION: For ponds, dissolve and apply as a surface spray or place granule in cloth bag and drag behind boat until dissolved. DO NOT simply throw granules on pond as this will not work. See label for other directions.

PACKED:

6 x 1 lb. plastic bottle - #02921

8 x 5 lb. pail - #02935

 

LAWN SPOT WEEDER READY-TO-USE

• No mixing or pouring - Aim at weed and spray
• Water based TRIMEC® formulation
• Kills the weeds, not the lawn

CONTAINS: 0.075% Mecoprop, 0.311% 2,4-D, 0.034% Dicamba.

USE ON: St. Augustine (Note: Not for use on improved varieties in the south), bermuda, bahia, blue grass, fescues, rye and centipede.

CONTROLS: Most broadleaf weeds.

RATE: Ready- to- Use spray container

APPLICATION: Direct the spray to the targeted weeds to provide uniform coverage of the upper leaf surfaces.

CAUTION: Avoid spraying susceptible plants (flowers, shrubs)

PACKED:

12 x 24 oz. - #06610

 

SURFLAN A.S.® PRE- EMERGENT HERBICIDE

• Controls weed seeds
• Surface applied as a spray
• Use over both turf & ornamentals
• Water in immediately or wait up to 21 days
• Lasts up to 4 months at only 1.5 oz per 1,000 sq. ft.

CONTAINS: 40.4% Oryzalin (4 lb. Surflan per gallon).

USE ON: Landscape ornamentals, non-cropland, non-bearing trees and vines, industrial sites, established warm season turf.

CONTROLS: A selective pre-emergence surface-applied herbicide for control of annual grasses and many broadleaf weeds.

RATE: Ornamentals; 1.5-3 oz. per 1 000 sq. ft. Turf; 1-1.5 oz per 1000 sq. ft. (Do not reseed for 90 - 120 days following application).

APPLICATION: Safe to spray over-the-top of listed ornamentals in sufficient water to cover area. May also be tank mixed with Roundup (direct spray away from plants) or Vantage (Poast).

PACKED:

12 x 8 oz. - #12401

12 x Qt - #66823

 

LAWN WEED KILLER WITH TRIMEC®

• For use on 9 turf types
• Controls a wide range of lawn weeds
• A patented combination of 3 proven weed killers
• Directions for use in conventional & hose end sprayers

CONTAINS: 5.30% Mecoprop, 3.05% 2,4-D, 1.29% Dicamba.

USE ON: St. Augustine (Note: Not for use on improved varieties in the South), bermuda, bahia, blue grass, fescues, rye and centipede.

CONTROLS: Most broadleaf weeds.

RATE: 1 to 1+ oz. per gallon to 400 sq. ft. for southern grasses. 1+ oz. per gallon to 400 sq. ft. for Northern Grasses.

APPLICATION: Apply as a uniform spray with a fan nozzle on turf or follow the labeled directions for using a hose end sprayer.

CAUTION: Avoid spray drift on shrubs & trees. Spray to accurately obtain indicated coverage.

PACKED:

12 x Pt. - #13502

12 x Qt. - #13503

4 x Gal. - #13504

For more information on weeds go to www.weedalert.com

 

VANTAGE® GRASS KILLER

• Controls annual & perennial grass weeds
• Rapidly enters the targeted grass weed through its foliage and translocates throughout the plant
• Essentially all grasses are susceptible
• Controls annual & perennial grass weeds
• Spray over-the-top of ornamental plants

CONTAINS: 13% Sethoxydim

USE ON: Turf areas, most ornamentals, nonfood areas, and non-crop sites.

CONTROLS: Many perennial and annual grasses including Annual Ryegass, Bahiagrass, Bermudagrass, Crabgrass, Goosegrass, & more.

RATE: 0.5 - 1.4 oz. per 1,000 sq. ft. or spot treat at 2 - 3 ozs. Per gallon of water.

APPLICATION: VANTAGE is best applied with a pump type sprayer. Avoid spray drift. VANTAGE may be used with BASAGRAN SEDGE CONTROL.

PACKED:

12 x 8 oz. - #13901

12 x Pt. - #13902

 

WEED PRO GLYPHOSATE 41%

• Rainproof in 2 hours
• Same active ingredient as Roundup®
• Kills unwanted weeds & grasses, roots & all

CONTAINS: 41% Glyphosate

USE ON: patios, walkways, driveways and fences, in vegetable or flower gardens and around trees and shrubs and other landscaped areas, in large areas for lawn removal prior to replacing turfgrasses, and for weed control in garden plots prior to planting.

CONTROLS: Most Broadleaf and grass weeds.

RATE: Use 1.5 - 2.5 fl. oz. (12 tbs.) per gal. of water. To spot treat, spray evenly over 300 sq. ft.

APPLICATION: Apply with tank spray or Ortho Dial ‘n Spray. Spray foliage until thoroughly wet, but not past the point of runoff.

CAUTION: Avoid allowing spray to drift onto desirable plants.

PACKED:

12 x Pt. - #05272

12 x Qt. - #05273

4 x Gal. - #05274

 

WEED GUN RTU

• Same active ingredient as Roundup®
• Kills Weeds, Roots and All!
• Ready to use - No mixing - No Sprayer needed
• Controls broadleaf & grass weeds

CONTAINS: 0.96% Glyphosate

USE AROUND: walks, driveways, gardens, flower beds, along fences, and around trees & shrubs.

CONTROLS: All types broadleaf & grass weeds.

APPLICATION: READY-TO-USE. Spray weeds until the leaves are thoroughly wet, but not past the point of runoff.

CAUTION: Avoid allowing spray to drift onto desirable plants.

PACKED:

12 x 24 oz. - #14450

4 x Gal. - #14454