Oxyfluorfen Main Specification:
Protoporphyrinogen oxidase inhibitor
Oxyfluorfen Mode of action
Selective contact herbicide, absorbed more readily by the foliage (and especially the shoots) than by the roots, with very little translocation.
Control of annual broad-leaved weeds and grasses in a variety of tropical and subtropical crops, by pre- or post-emergence application at rates in the range 0.25–2.0 kg/ha.
Particular crops include tree fruit (including citrus), vines, nuts, cereals, maize, soya beans, peanuts, rice, cotton,bananas, peppermint, onions, garlic, ornamental trees and shrubs, and conifer seedbeds.