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Q.Specific Lawn weed control

Zone Isle of wight | Anonymous added on June 14, 2019 | Answered

My lawn is being taken over by a creeping weed with a small yellow flower (photos-enclosed)
I would like advice on how to treat/remove this weed without killing off my lawn.

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Answered on June 14, 2019

This weed is Lesser Trefoil.

If the clumps are small and few hand weeding may be practical taking care to remove the whole plant.

In most cases where Lesser Trefoil has been allowed to spread, chemical control will be necessary to control this weed. Choose a selective weed killers that lists Trefoil. One application is usually not enough, so repeat 6 weeks later if necessary for complete control of this weed.

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