Soliva sessilis

Bindi

Other common names:

Bindii, bindi eye, bindi-eye, Jo-Jo, spurweed, field burweed.

 

Description:

  • Annual weed
  • Seeds germinate in spring
  • Dominant in winter and early spring
  • Prefers wet, shaded conditions
  • Often found where turf cover is poor and mowing is short
  • Bindii is different to carrot weed.

 

Susceptible Turf:

Warm-and cool-season turfgrasses.

 

Control options:

  • Pesticides: Selective herbicide control is best (for plant uptake) when the weed is producing new growth in spring. See available tabs below for registered products. Use as per label instructions.
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM): Use a combination of approaches listed on this page.
  • Cultural: Control or removal is essential in winter before they become prickly.
  • Mechanical: Nil.

 

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Control Options

Tri-Kombi Lawn Weeder

 

Bow & Arrow Herbicide

 

Monument

 

Surefire Buffalo, Bindi & Broadleaf Weedkiller

 

Tri-Kombi Lawn Weeder

 

Bow & Arrow Herbicide

 

Monument

 

Surefire Buffalo, Bindi & Broadleaf Weedkiller