Defendor® Specialty Herbicide

Defendor® specialty herbicide is a postemergence product effective at preemergence timing. Designed to perform in cold weather, Defendor prevents dandelion bloom and controls other spring weeds before they’re ever seen.


  • Extremely effective control of dandelion, clover and other broadleaf weeds
  • Apply in late fall or early spring when temperatures are still cool — a time when other postemergence herbicides aren’t effective
  • Tank-mix and apply with Dimension® 2EW specialty herbicide to control dandelion and crabgrass at the same time
  • Available in 1-quart jugs or in 1-gallon containers in a Value Pak with Dimension 2EW

Weeds Controlled

  • Dandelion
  • Clover
  • Carolina geranium
  • Chickweed
  • Dollarweed
  • Knotweed
  • Black medic
  • Wild mustard

See label for complete listing of weeds controlled.