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Lyreleaf Sage | 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.
Lyreleaf Sage, Salvia lyrata
Salvia lyrata
Lyreleaf sage is a hardy perennial with a basal rosette. The flowers can be white or light blue.Metsulfuron (Mansion, Blade or Manor) at0.5 ounce per acre will provide good to excellent control. Products containing 2,4-D, dicamba, MCPP, triclopyr and fluroxypyr are generally ineffective.