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The Cornerstone for Disease Control, Plus Advanced Plant Health Benefits


When failure is not an option, trust Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide—the cornerstone of your healthy fungicide program. Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide is the most effective, broadest spectrum turf fungicide and provides the ultimate protection and plant health for your turf.


Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide is a new chemistry combination for control of the toughest turfgrass diseases, including brown patch, dollar spot, fairy ring, pythium root dysfunction , snow mold, and summer patch, in addition to 22 other diseases. It also increases photosynthesis, strengthens roots and improves resilience to stress.


Combining the enhanced systemic properties of Xemium® fungicide with the proven success of Insignia® Intrinsic brand fungicide, Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide provides turfgrass professionals with a superior cornerstone product for fungicide programs.


Intrinsic is a brand of products from BASF that provide disease control and plan health benefits.


Problems Controlled

  • Anthracnose Colletotrichum graminicola
  • Bentgrass dead spot Ophiosphaerella agrostis
  • Bermudagrass decline* Gaeumannomyces graminis var graminis
  • Brown patch Rhizoctonia
  • Brown ring patch Rhizoctonia circinata var. circinata (previously called ‘Waitea patch’)
  • Dollar spot Sclerotinia homoeocarpa
  • Fairy ring various Basidiomycete fungi
  • Fusarium patch Microdochium nivale or Fusarium spp.
  • Gray leaf spot Pyricularia grisea
  • Gray snow mold Typhula incarnata or T. ishikariensis
  • Large patch Brown patch of warm season of turfgrasses, including Zoysia patch Rhizoctonia solani
  • Leaf spot Bipolaris, Drechslera, and Exserohilum spp.
  • Melting out Drechslera poae
  • Necrotic ring spot* Leptosphaeria korrae
  • Pink patch Limonomyces roseipellis
  • Pink snow mold Microdochium nivale or Monographaella spp.
  • Powdery mildew Blumeria graminis
  • Pythium blight Pythium aphanidermatum, Pythium spp.
  • Pythium root dysfunction Pythium volutum, Pythium spp.
  • Rapid blight Labyrinthula terrestris
  • Red thread Laetisaria fuciformis
  • Rhizoctonia leaf or Sheath spot R. oryzea, R. zea
  • Rust Puccinia and Uromyces spp.
  • Summer patch Magnaporthe poae
  • Take-all patch Gaeumannomyces graminis var. avenae
  • Yellow tuft (Downy mildew) Scleophthora

*Aids in control is what label states.



Use Sites

  • Golf courses
  • Sports and athletic fields
  • Parks and recreational areas
  • Residential lawns
  • Commercial and municipal lawns
  • Institutional lawns
  • Cemeteries
  • Sod farms
  • Other maintained turfgrass areas


Application Tips

Apply Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide at least four times per year, targeting high-stress times, such as spring, summer and fall holiday


Research has shown that using Lexicon Intrinsic brand fungicide as the foundation of a healthy fungicide program can deliver superior disease control and plant health. Click here for research results.


Not for sale to CA.


This information is for reference only. It is the responsibility of the user and/or buyer to verify the product is registered and appropriate for use in a given state and/or local area. Reference manufacturer’s website, if applicable, to verify product registration.

BASF Lexicon Intrinsic Brand


For any questions, please give us a call at (262) 534-3334. We look forward to hearing from you!

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