Description of Povertyweed (Diodia teres):

Poorjoe weed, also known as povertyweed or rough buttonweed, has a prostrate growth habit with small, white flowers that have 4 petals. Virginia buttonweed has a similar growth habit but has much wider leaves. The stems are hairy and spread along the ground.

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### Povertyweed Optimized Control Options Finder

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*According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following*

**18 weed killers**, applied at the listed application rates, will control**Povertyweed**.**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.085**ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**118.125**gallonsat a cost of

**$1.14**per gallonInstructions:

May need a second application of Celsius WG for control. If weeds are showing signs of recovery, make a second application 2-4 weeks after the first.

**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.085**ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**118125**square feetat a cost of

**$1.14**per 1,000 sqftInstructions:

**Safe On**

Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Centipedegrass, St. Augustinegrass, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.056**-

**0.113**ounces per gallon

or

**0.056**-

**0.113**ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**21.333**-**32**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.53**-**$0.79**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**29040**square feetat a cost of

**$0.58**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Annual Ryegrass, Bahiagrass, Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Carpetgrass, Centipedegrass, Chewings Fescue, Fine Fescue, Hard Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Kikuyu Grass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, St. Augustinegrass, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

No spot treatment rates listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Broadcast Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**2.4**lbs per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**5000**square feetat a cost of

**$4.89**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Annual Ryegrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Chewings Fescue, Fine Fescue, Hard Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, Seashore Paspalum, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**2.4**lbs per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.75**-

**2.4**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**6.667**-**21.333**gallonsat a cost of

**$1.09**-**$3.48**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.75**-

**2.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**6667**-**21333**square feetat a cost of

**$1.09**-**$3.48**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Fine Fescue, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, and Tall Fescue

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**1.5**-

**2.4**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**1.5**-

**2.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Bahiagrass, Buffalograss, and Centipedegrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.75**-

**1.8**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.75**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Bermudagrass and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.75**-

**1.8**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.75**-

**1.8**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

St. Augustinegrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.75**-

**1.8**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.75**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

No spot treatment rates listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.11**-

**0.16**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**199131**-**278784**square feetat a cost of

**$0.34**-**$0.48**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**5.3**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**6.038**gallonsat a cost of

**$2.37**per gallon**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**5.3**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**6.038**gallonsat a cost of

**$2.37**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**2.94**-

**5.29**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**6050**-**10890**square feetat a cost of

**$1.31**-**$2.37**per 1,000 sqft**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**2.94**-

**5.29**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**6050**-**10890**square feetat a cost of

**$1.31**-**$2.37**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Annual Ryegrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Fine Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, St. Augustinegrass, and Tall Fescue

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**5.3**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**2.94**-

**5.29**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**6.4**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**5**gallonsat a cost of

**$3.59**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**6.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**5000**square feetat a cost of

**$3.59**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Bentgrass, Fine Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**6.4**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**6.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**6.25**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**5.12**gallonsat a cost of

**$4.38**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**6.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**5000**square feetat a cost of

**$4.48**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Annual Ryegrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Chewings Fescue, Fine Fescue, Hard Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**6.25**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**6.4**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**116.364**-**175.342**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.19**-**$0.29**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**116364**-**175342**square feetat a cost of

**$0.19**-**$0.29**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

No spot treatment rates listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.37**-

**1.47**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**217800**-**871200**square feetat a cost of

**$0.00**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Bahiagrass, Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Chewings Fescue, Fine Fescue, Hard Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, St. Augustinegrass, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.37**-

**1.47**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

of

Label Rate:

**0.5**-

**1**% mixture

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**100**-**200**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.25**-**$0.51**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**116160**-**174240**square feetat a cost of

**$0.29**-**$0.44**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.2**ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**30**gallonsat a cost of

**$1.12**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.138**-

**0.275**ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**21780**-**43560**square feetat a cost of

**$0.77**-**$1.55**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Bermudagrass, St. Augustinegrass, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.069**-

**0.275**ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.5**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**320**-**640**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.30**-**$0.61**per gallon**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.5**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**320**-**640**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.30**-**$0.61**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**213333**-**290909**square feetat a cost of

**$0.67**-**$0.91**per 1,000 sqft**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**213333**-**290909**square feetat a cost of

**$0.67**-**$0.91**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Bahiagrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Centipedegrass, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.5**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**1.1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Bentgrass, Chewings Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, and Red Fescue

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.5**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**1.1**-

**1.5**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.33**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**24.06**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.81**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.16**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**27657**-**43560**square feetat a cost of

**$0.45**-**$0.70**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.66**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**320**-**484.848**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.27**-**$0.41**per gallon**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.66**-

**1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**320**-**484.848**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.27**-**$0.41**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**290909**-**438356**square feetat a cost of

**$0.30**-**$0.45**per 1,000 sqft**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**290909**-**438356**square feetat a cost of

**$0.30**-**$0.45**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**250**-**438.356**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.57**-**$1.01**per gallon**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**250**-**438.356**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.57**-**$1.01**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**250000**-**438356**square feetat a cost of

**$0.57**-**$1.01**per 1,000 sqft**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**250000**-**438356**square feetat a cost of

**$0.57**-**$1.01**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Chewings Fescue, Fine Fescue, Hard Fescue, Red Fescue, and Tall Fescue

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Kentucky Bluegrass and Perennial Ryegrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.73**-

**1.28**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.33**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**24.06**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.90**per gallon**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**1.33**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**24.06**gallonsat a cost of

**$0.90**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.75**-

**1.16**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**27586**-**42667**square feetat a cost of

**$0.51**-**$0.78**per 1,000 sqftInstructions:

Use 0.75 to 1.16 fl. oz. of product (0.022-0.034 lb ae) per 1,000 sq. ft. per application for control of annual broadleaf weeds. Use 1.16 fl. oz. of product (0.034 lb ae) per 1,000 sq. ft per application for control of biennial and perennial broadleaf weeds.

**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.75**-

**1.16**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**27586**-**42667**square feetat a cost of

**$0.51**-**$0.78**per 1,000 sqftInstructions:

Use 0.75 to 1.16 fl. oz. of product (0.022-0.034 lb ae) per 1,000 sq. ft. per application for control of annual broadleaf weeds. Use 1.16 fl. oz. of product (0.034 lb ae) per 1,000 sq. ft per application for control of biennial and perennial broadleaf weeds.

**Safe On**

No safe on treatments listed. Please, review the label or contact the merchant for more information.

**Spot Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per gallon

Cost Effectiveness:

Makes

at a cost of

**29.091**-**43.836**gallonsat a cost of

**$1.13**-**$1.70**per gallon**Blanket Treatment**

per

Label Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Cost Effectiveness:

Covers

at a cost of

**29091**-**43836**square feetat a cost of

**$1.13**-**$1.70**per 1,000 sqft**Safe On**

Annual Ryegrass, Bahiagrass, Bermudagrass, Fine Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, Red Fescue, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft

Bentgrass

Safe Rate:

Safe Rate:

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per gallon

or

**0.73**-

**1.1**fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft