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American Burnweed | Turfgrass Weed Control Database

Turfgrass Weed Control Database


The Turfgrass Weed Control Database contains the same information and pictures included in the Miscellaneous Publication MP-521. The weeds are arranged alphabetically by scientific name because common names vary and thus be inaccurate.
American Burnweed, Erechtites hieracifolia
Erechtites hieracifolia
Simazine, Specticle and FreeHand provide preemergence control of fireweed. Celsius, Confront, Tribute Total and Blindside (metsulfuron + sulfentrazone) provide excellent postemergence control.