Raphanus raphanistrum

Wild radish

Other common names:

Wild turnip.



An upright annual or biennial weed that grows up to 40 cm tall. The weed has distinct white or pale yellow flowers which contain four petals. The green leaves, which contain hairs, are deeply lobed and have irregular toothed margins. The weed also produced elongated fruit pods which can grow to be 30 mm to 90 mm long. The weed reproduces by seed.


Susceptible Turf:

Warm-and cool-season turf grass varieties.


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: Seed prevention.
  • Mechanical: Physical removal of the weed(s).



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Control Options



Surefire Dicamba M




Surefire Dicamba M