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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

11/13/2017

How to Condition, Perform and Recover with Syngenta Agronomic Programs

Proper planning is essential for protecting your turf from the myriad of pests that can attack during the season. In addition to pests, turf is also frequently subjected to abiotic stresses like heat, drought, traffic and shade.  Read more »


11/13/2017

Golfdom showcases agronomic planning with Hole of the Month series

Syngenta has partnered with Golfdom magazine to showcase the impressive work superintendents do to keep their courses in top playing condition. Each Hole of the Month article highlights how the superintendent overcame challenges on their particular course, and features an image of one of the holes on their course.  Read more »


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 »


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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Tank Mixing Tips and Procedures(PDF)

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