Cultivation combined with a chemical treatment can be used for limited infestations as well as hand-pushing tilling tools to remove the plant.
For more extensive thornapple infestations, it is recommended to use Tordon 75-D at 1.5 mL/1 L of water with a foliar spray.
Herbicides for control of thornapple
|Method of application
|Tordon® 75-D Herbicide
|150 to 300 mL/100 L of water
|445 mL/100 L of water
|FallowBoss® TORDON® Herbicide
# Note: Preferred product option in bold. * Consult label for details of growth stage and use, especially where range of rates is given.