knapweed knapweed

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of various plants of the genus Centaurea having purple thistlelike flowers

News

  1. Fighting weeds top priority for funds awarded by RMEF

    Montana’s infestations of spotted knapweed and leafy spurge are under attack because of new funding from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Ravalli Republic

  2. Spotted knapweed in dairy pastures and hay fields

    Spotted knapweed has become a major pest for livestock owners, often infesting both pasture and hay fields and competing with legume crops. They are especially a problem in pastures where livestock prefer not to graze on this weed.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Dairy Herd

  3. Note locations of knapweed now to treat it in autumn

    Q: Is knapweed something I need to be concerned with in my yard and garden?
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Springfield News-Leader

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