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Trimmit 2SC Plant Growth Regulator

Product Overview

Trimmit 2SC Plant Growth Regulator Slows Grass Growth and Suppresses Poa

The active ingredient in Trimmit® 2SC, Paclobutrazol, suppresses Poa annua and is a proven plant growth regulator for managing top growth of turfgrasses. Use it on established hybrid bermudagrass, bentgrass, bluegrass and perennial ryegrass fairways, tees, and roughs. For growth suppression on established bermudagrass and St. Augustine, it can be used when the grass is green, actively growing and has recovered from dormancy.

Key Features

  • Paclobutrazol, the active ingredient in Trimmit 2SC, inhibits gibberellic acid, the plant hormone responsible for growth by cell elongation
  • Sensitivity of Poa annua to Trimmit allows desirable turfgrasses to crowd out the Poa by slowing its vertical growth within three to 10 days and its competitive ability within one to two weeks

Key Benefits

  • Clippings and the frequency of mowing can be reduced by up to 50% during the effective period
  • Slows grass growth, while enhancing overall turf quality, for up to two months after application
  • Increased turf density and tighter-knit turf improves ball playability on hybrid bermudagrass

News

08/16/2017

Use of Plant Growth Regulators in Overseeded Bermudagrass

To establish a winter playing surface, bermudagrass golf courses are overseeded in early fall with perennial ryegrass (and Poa trivialis on greens). At the typical overseeding time, growing conditions are still favorable for bermudagrass development.  Read more »


07/20/2017

Be assured Poa annua is controlled in your region

Don't let Poa annua sneak up on your fairways this fall. With the Syngenta GreenTrust™ 365 Poa annua Assurance Program, you can liberate your fairways from Poa annua with confidence. These programs provide solutions for both overseeded and non-overseeded fairways based on your geographic location.  Read more »


04/25/2017

Get a grip on turf stress by preconditioning your golf course

For golfers of all levels, conditioning is essential to developing successful playing techniques like a strong swing. Likewise, as a golf course superintendent, preconditioning your course can prepare your turf for extreme conditions before they develop during the summer.  Read more »


09/09/2016

Managing Dollar Spot Through the Fall

2016 has already been a difficult year for managing diseases, including dollar spot (Sclerotinia homoeocarpa). This disease is most active during periods of prolonged high humidity, meaning the warm days and cool, humid nights of autumn can trigger an outbreak of dollar spot.  Read more »


Download Supporting Trimmit 2SC Documents

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Effective Overseeding Strategies for the Southwest(PDF)

An overview of effective overseeding strategies for the Southwestern US.

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PGR Application Aid (Printer Friendly)(PDF)

Recommended turf sites and application rates for Primo Maxx and Trimmit.

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PGR Brochure(PDF)

Learn more about Syngenta PGRs Primo Maxx and Trimmit.

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Poa annua Assurance Program for overseeded fairways(PDF)

Protect your overseeded fairways from Poa annua.

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