Jump to Top

Salsify Weed Killer

Tragopogon porrifolius Herbicide

Description of Salsify (Tragopogon porrifolius):
Salsify, also known as oyster plant due to tasting similar to oysters, is a common broadleaf plant. When the plant matures, it ranges from 2 to 4 feet in height and only has a few stem branches. It releases a milky sap when cut. It has a deep taproot that is thick and fleshy.
According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following weed killer, applied at the listed application rates, will control Salsify.
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
| More Info | View Label
Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
1 - 1.5 fluid ounces per gallon
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 21.333 - 32 gallons
at a cost of
$0.54 - $0.81 per gallon
Blanket Treatment
Label Rate:
1.1 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 29040 square feet
at a cost of
$0.60 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:
1 - 1.5 fluid ounces per gallon
or
1.1 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
CertainLabel™ Calculator for 2,4-d Amine & these grass types