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Japanese Stiltgrass Weed Killer

Microstegium vimineum Herbicide

Description of Stiltgrass, Japanese (Microstegium vimineum):
Japanese stiltgrass is considered an extremely invasive species. It aggressively invades forests, turf, and landscapes. It's considered one of the most damaging plants in the United States. There are many options to control this pest below, and it is our duty to do so to prevent further damage to our native plants.


Other common name: Mary's Grass
According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following 3 weed killers, applied at the listed application rates, will control Japanese Stiltgrass.
Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Blanket Treatment
Label Rate:
0.11 - 0.16 fluid ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 199131 - 278784 square feet
at a cost of
$0.35 - $0.49 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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Blanket Treatment
per
Label Rate:
0.075 - 0.23 ounces per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 34783 - 106667 square feet
at a cost of
$0.96 - $2.95 per 1,000 sqft
Instructions:
See green safe rates table to determine rates for specific turfgrasses.
Safe On
Bermudagrass, Centipedegrass, St. Augustinegrass, and Zoysiagrass
Safe Rate:
0.15 - 0.23 ounces per 1,000 sqft
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Kentucky Bluegrass and Tall Fescue
Safe Rate:
0.075 - 0.15 ounces per 1,000 sqft
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Pre-Emergent
Post-Emergent
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Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
1.7 - 2.12 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 23529 - 29412 square feet
at a cost of
$4.53 - $5.67 per 1,000 sqft
Instructions:
Half rate application.
Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
3.4 - 4.25 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 11765 - 14706 square feet
at a cost of
$9.06 - $11.33 per 1,000 sqft
Instructions:
Full rate application.
Safe On
Bahiagrass, Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Carpetgrass, Centipedegrass, Fine Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass, Kikuyu Grass, Perennial Ryegrass, Seashore Paspalum, St. Augustinegrass, Tall Fescue, and Zoysiagrass
Safe Rate:
2.3 - 4.25 lbs per 1,000 sqft
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