(Escort®, Meturon®, Mustang®, Meteor 600, Eradicate 600, Matrix etc)
- kills ferns, conifers and most broadleaf spp except Solanum spp. Generally not effective on grasses or other monocots, however high rates will kill almost anything
- acts systemically i.e will spread through entire plant to roots
- non-volatile. Low toxicity, however short but very active residue, apply with extreme care, works at very low rates. Kills ferns. Replant sites only after seedlings appear naturally.
- preferred for hard-to-kill shrubs, trees. Very useful for vines
- recommended for stem/stump treatment
- available from agricultural supply stores.