Rush, bog (Juncus effusus var. pacificus)

2,4-D LV ester

Rate Use a mixture of 1.5 lb ae 2,4-D, 50 gal water, and 2 gal diesel or a nonionic surfactant for spot treatments.

Time Apply in April or May after rush has made good spring growth.

Remarks Foliage must be thoroughly wet.

Caution Avoid drift to sensitive crops.

Site of action Group 4: synthetic auxin

Chemical family Phenoxy acetic acid

dicamba (Banvel, Rifle, or Clarity)

Rate 0.75 lb ae/a (1.5 pint/a)

Time Apply any time the plants are actively growing.

Remarks Foliage must be thoroughly wet.

Caution Dicamba will kill clovers and other desirable broadleaf plants.

Site of action Group 4: synthetic auxin

Chemical family Benzoic acid