Pansies in turf

carmellia(z 4 Minn)June 23, 2006

Some previous owner must have planted johnny jumpups along side my house and I am finding that they scoff at herbicides that have rid the area of everything from plantain to dandelions. The pansies aren't even slightly miffed. I have been very careful to pick off blooms to keep them from spreading any farther, but if you could suggest something that will get rid of them completely, I would appreciate it very much. Carmellia

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yarddoctor

Dear Carmellia,

Thank you very much for the inquiry. My suggestion is that you mix quinclorac (Drive) with the broadleaf herbicide you have been using. Use a half rate of the broadleaf herbicide and 1/3 rate of the Drive. You may see some activity f from the application this summer, but most likely your best activity will be in early fall.

Again thanks for the inquiry.

Respectfully,

Trey Rogers
The Yard Doctor

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