Purple Nutsedge Weed Killer

Cyperus rotundus Herbicide

Description of Nutsedge, Purple (Cyperus rotundus):
Purple nutsedge is a type of sedge that is very common in the lawn. It resembles normal grass, but usually grows much faster and can be seen reaching high above the otherwise even turfgrass. Purple nutsedge is called purple due to the nutlets at the top of the plant being that color.

Control Options for Nutsedge, Purple

Legend:
Control
Suppression
No Control
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
0.01 ounces per gallon
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 147.65 gallons
at a cost of
$0.61 per gallon
Broadcast Treatment
per
Label Rate:
0.02 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 72600 square feet
at a cost of
$1.24 per 1,000 sqft
Safe On
Bentgrass, Kentucky Bluegrass, Bermudagrass, Bahiagrass, Centipedegrass, Kikuyu Grass, St. Augustinegrass, Seashore Paspalum, Zoysiagrass, Buffalograss Safe Rate:
0.01 - 0.02 ounces per gallon
or
0.03 - 0.05 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
2.5 fluid ounces per gallon
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 9.6 gallons
at a cost of
$2.62 per gallon
Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
4 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 6000 square feet
at a cost of
$4.19 per 1,000 sqft
Safe On
No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Spot Treatment
No spot treatment rates listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.
Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
6.4 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 5000 square feet
at a cost of
$3.00 per 1,000 sqft
Safe On
Bentgrass, Tall Fescue, Fine Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Bermudagrass, St. Augustinegrass, Zoysiagrass, Centipedegrass, Buffalograss, Bahiagrass, Kikuyu Grass, Seashore Paspalum, Bluegrass, Roughstalk, Carpetgrass Safe Rate:
6.4 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
0.48 ounces per gallon
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 1 gallons
at a cost of
$14.18 per gallon
Broadcast Treatment
per
Label Rate:
0.48 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 1000 square feet
at a cost of
$14.18 per 1,000 sqft
Safe On
Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, Fine Fescue, Perennial Ryegrass, Kentucky Bluegrass, Tall Fescue, Bahiagrass, Centipedegrass, Kikuyu Grass, Seashore Paspalum, Zoysiagrass, Buffalograss, St. Augustinegrass Safe Rate:
0.48 ounces per gallon
or
0.48 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
0.02 - 0.03 ounces per gallon
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 40.95 - 81.9 gallons
at a cost of
$0.88 - $1.76 per gallon
Broadcast Treatment
per
Label Rate:
0.01 - 0.02 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 85800 - 171600 square feet
at a cost of
$0.42 - $0.84 per 1,000 sqft
Safe On
Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, Fine Fescue, Perennial Ryegrass, Kentucky Bluegrass, Tall Fescue, Bahiagrass, Centipedegrass, Kikuyu Grass, Seashore Paspalum, Zoysiagrass, Buffalograss, St. Augustinegrass Safe Rate:
0.02 - 0.03 ounces per gallon
or
0.01 - 0.02 ounces per 1,000 sqft
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