Kikuyu Grass

Botanical name: Pennisetum clandestinum

A warm season perennial grass with a tough, mat forming growth habit which makes it an ideal turf type grass though can be an aggressive weed in some situations. Spreads quickly in warm weather through stolons and rhizomes that can invade nearby surfaces and crowd out desirable turf species. Leaves are hairy and light green in colour with a folded venation and hairy ligule and sheath. The seed head forms from spring through to autumn as two to four orange spikelets between 3-5mm long. Kikuyu is primarily spread through vegetative propagation.

Products to Use Kikuyu Grass

Steer 750

Steer 750

Steer 750 herbicide offers the fastest suppression of kikuyu, with exceptional safety in a wide variety of warm and cool-season species. Autumn…

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Esplanade Herbicide

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Esplanade Herbicide is a pre-emergent herbicide that offers long-lasting control of over 30 species of annual grass and broadleaf weeds and…

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Unfortunately, this product has been discontinued.  

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Dimension EW

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Dimension EW Herbicide is unique water based, solvent free, non-staining and low odour formulation. Dimension EW offers outstanding pre and post…

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Organix Weed Blitz

Weed Blitz 15L

Organix Weed Blitz is a BFA certified organic product, offering a new generation of knockdown and pre-emergent weed control. The plant…

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Monument herbicide provides post emergent control of Winter Grass, Ryegrass, Bindii, Clover, Mullumbimby Couch, Burr Medic and Nutgrass and suppression of…

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Drive XL


Drive XL post-emergent herbicide, safely and effectively controls White Clover and Summergrass. Drive XL is also registered for suppression of Kikuyu…

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