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How to Manage Pests

The UC Guide to Healthy Lawns

From "auricles are present"

Select the illustration that best matches your weed sample.

Collar region with small auricles Collar region with long, clasping auricles

Auricles are variable in size, clasping to blunt; leaf blades appear glossy, shiny

Auricles are long and clasping; leaf blades are hairy, giving a soft, velvety look

Identification characteristics

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