horseweed horseweed

Definition(s):

  1. (n) erect perennial strong-scented with serrate pointed leaves and a loose panicle of yellowish flowers; the eastern United States
  2. (n) common North American weed with linear leaves and small discoid heads of yellowish flowers; widely naturalized throughout temperate regions; sometimes placed in genus Erigeron

News

  • Fall herbicides to control marestail

    URBANA — Widespread and often very dense populations of marestail (horseweed) in soybean fields last spring caught the attention of farmers and other weed management practitioners, with many c…
    on October 26, 2013     Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

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