field of soybeans with pigweed
Mollugo verticillata | 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.
Carpetweed, Mollugo verticillata
Mollugo verticillata
Monument (trifloxysulfuron) will control carpetweed. Atrazine or simazine applied preemergence or early postemergence are also effective.Turflon Ester (triclopyr) will provide fair to good control of this weed. Three-ways, unless they contain triclopyr, are generally ineffective.