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Article: Carpet Grass

Carpet Grass
Weed Identification >

Carpet Grass

Common Name

Carpet Grass

Scientific Name

Axonopus compressus





Seasons of Growth


Key Distinguishing Feature

It has wide leaves with blunt, rounded tips and forms a dense mat which crowds out most other species. The base of the leaves can appear bulbous and slightly purple.

Broadleaf carpet grass is commonly identified as a weed, especially when found growing among fine-textured turf grasses like green couch. Broadleaf carpet grass loves the shade and can also grow in full sun.

Key Products for Control:

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For 6-months weed germination prevention, we recommend Pre-Emergent Herbicides, such as; Spartan, Barricade, or Onset.

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