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Pasture Weed Control Database

The Pasture Weed Control Database contains the same information and pictures included in the Miscellaneous Publication MP-522. The weeds are arranged alphabetically by scientific name because common names vary. For example, in Arkansas, Eupatorium capillifolium, is variously called, Dogfennel, Cypress Weed, and Texas Cedar.

Dogfennel, Eupatorium capillifolium
Eupatorium capillifolium
Spray dogfennel when it is 6 to 12 inches tall. At this height, Grazon P+D or Weedmaster at 1 qt/A will give 90 to 100% -control. Research has shown that Remedy Ultra (triclopyr) and PastureGard HL (triclopyr + fluroxypyr) are also highly effective for controlling dogfennel. PastureGard HL at 3 pt/A is the preferred treatment for dogfennel that is more than 3 feet tall.
John Boyd

Specialist: John Boyd
2301 S University Ave
Little Rock, AR 72204-4940
Phone: 501-671-2224
FAX: 501-671-2297