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Posts Tagged: crabgrass

Managing weedy grasses

Fig 3. The creeping stolons of bermudagrass. (Credit: Clyde Elmore)

[From the Spring issue of the UC IPM Retail Nursery & Garden Center News and the Pests in the Urban Landscape blog]   “I hate crabgrass!” is a common lament I've heard from residents during my 35 years in UC Weed Science. However,...

Posted on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Managing Weedy Grasses

Fig 1. Large crabgrass. (Credit: Clyde Elmore)

[From the Spring issue of the UC IPM Retail Nursery & Garden Center News] “I hate crabgrass!” is a common lament I've heard from residents during my 35 years as a UCCE Weed Science Farm Advisor. However, four out of five times, the weed...

Posted on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Tags: bermudagrass (2), control (41), crabgrass (3), dallisgrass (2), herbicide (61), management (28), Pest Notes (58), Roncoroni (2), weeds (64)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Using turf grass type and cultivars as a competitive control of large and smooth crabgrass in turf grass programs

Gap size field

We have all heard that turf grass is competitive to weeds and other plants in the landscape.  There are several turf grass types grown in California. In southern California, Bermuda grass is the more common planting though Turf-type tall fesc ue is...

Posted on Monday, January 9, 2012 at 11:24 AM
  • Author: Clyde Elmore, Extension Weed Specialist (Emeritus)
  • Posted By: Gale Perez
 
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