Oxalis corniculata

Creeping oaxlis

Other common names:

Not applicable.

 

Description:

A perennial root system with frequent rooting at the nodes. Flowers in 4 weeks from a seedling . Can produce 5000 seeds per plant, ejects seeds up to 2.5 m. Green and purple forms (as pictured above). Grows in a broad range of conditions wet/dry, high fertility/low fertility, acid soils. Tolerant to many selective turf herbicides. Stems break at crown which can regrow. Spreads easily by mowers/machinery. Is similar in appearance to yellow wood sorrel weed.

 

Control options:

  • Pesticides: 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: Nil.
  • Mechanical: Nil

 

Disclaimer:

Turf Finder or its developer accepts with no responsibility for any consequences whatsoever resulting from the use of any information or product(s) listed herein. Products are to be applied as per label instructions.

Control Options

Bow & Arrow Herbicide

 

Dissaray

 

Lawn Solutions Australia All Purpose Weed Control

 

Lawn Solutions OxaFert

 

Pre-emergent herbicide with fertiliser 16 (N) - 2 (P) - 6 (K) - 16 (S) + 1.5 (Fe) 0.2 (Mn) 0.2


Methar Tri-Kombi

 

Turf Herbicide


OxaFert 16-2-6

 

Pre-emergent herbicide with fertiliser 16 (N) - 2 (P) - 6 (K) - 16 (S) + 1.5 (Fe) and 0.2 (Mn)


Surefire Buffalo, Bindi & Broadleaf Weedkiller

 

Surefire Dicamba M

 

Yates Buffalo Pro Weedkiller Bindii & Clover Concentrate

 

Bow & Arrow Herbicide

 

Dissaray

 

Methar Tri-Kombi

 

Turf Herbicide


OxaFert 16-2-6

 

Pre-emergent herbicide with fertiliser 16 (N) - 2 (P) - 6 (K) - 16 (S) + 1.5 (Fe) and 0.2 (Mn)


Surefire Buffalo, Bindi & Broadleaf Weedkiller

 

Surefire Dicamba M