Clover is a critical headache for many lawn owners. During a dry days of midsummer a splendid immature rags mount out opposite a lifeless and dark grass. This sketchy outcome is an eyesore, and control was formidable until a find of a newer-type resourceful weedkillers.
The clovers we are many expected to see are white clover (Trifolium repens) and a smaller yellow-flowering class famous as obtuse trefoil. As with all clovers, they are speedy by both H2O necessity and nitrogen shortage. So wherever clover is a problem we should feed with a nitrogen-rich fertilizer each open – never use a phosphate- or potash-rich manure during a start of a season.
White clover control
If clover has turn timeless use a multiple of techniques. Rake frequently before mowing so that a creeping stems are brought adult to accommodate a blades. Also H2O a lawn during drought, or clover will widespread rapidly! In further a chemical conflict is needed. Lawn Sand is a useful diagnosis in open – tip expansion is burnt off and critical nitrogen for clover control is provided. Apply a resourceful weedkiller that contains dual or some-more mixture in Jun or Jul – repeat a diagnosis 6 weeks later.
Black medic and obtuse trefoil control
Black medic (Medicago lupina) and obtuse trefoil are reduction supportive to resourceful weedkillers – a repeat diagnosis after about 6 weeks will be necessary. These weeds are an annual, so palm weeding of tiny clumps is practical. Use a weed box when mowing.