Tag Archive: Weed

Weed of the Week: Coffee Senna

Weed of the Week: Coffee Senna

Coffee senna is a troublesome pasture weed that is toxic to livestock. Photo credit: Doug Mayo

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/16/weed-of-the-week-coffee-senna/

Weed Spotlight: Chamberbitter, the “Little Mimosa”

Summer annual weeds are taking their last stand against Panhandle lawns before fall arrives. Rain and humid temperatures of late have boosted their growth spurts. Chamberbitter is a prime example.

Chamberbitter (Phyllanthus urinaria) is found as north as Illinois and as west as Texas, but thrives in lower southeastern states. It’s a headache for homeowners …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/08/weed-spotlight-chamberbitter-the-little-mimosa/

Weed of the Week: Sicklepod

Weed of the Week: Sicklepod

Gerald Holmes, California Polytechnic State University – Bugwood.org

Sicklepod is commonly known as Coffeeweed and is a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/25/weed-of-the-week-sicklepod/

Weed of the Week: Goatweed

Weed of the Week: Goatweed

Image 1: Goatweed seeds are very small and are enclosed in yellow to brown capsules. Photo Credit: Dr. Brent …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/18/weed-of-the-week-goatweed/

Weed of the Week: Southern Sandbur

Weed of the Week: Southern Sandbur

Left: Southern sandbur seedhead. Right: Close-up picture of individual …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/weed-of-the-week-southern-sandbur/

Weed of the Week: Showy Crotalaria

Weed of the Week: Showy Crotalaria

Showy crotalaria is a common weed in the Panhandle …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/04/weed-of-the-week-showy-crotalaria/

Lemon bacopa, a beautiful pond plant or a weed?

Lemon bacopa, a beautiful pond plant or a weed?

Bacopa caroliniana, also known as lemon bacopa, is a popular aquatic plant. It is mostly found in the southeastern United States in states such as Florida, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/29/lemon-bacopa-a-beautiful-pond-plant-or-a-weed/

Weed of the Week: Tropical Soda Apple

Weed of the Week: Tropical Soda Apple

This week’s featured weed is tropical soda apple, a serious weed problem in many pastures and natural areas of Florida.  This invasive weed is very prolific and can infest a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/28/weed-of-the-week-tropical-soda-apple/

Tips for Successful Pond Weed Management

Tips for Successful Pond Weed Management

Weeds can transform a pond from a source of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/16/tips-for-successful-pond-weed-management/

Pond Weed Management Workshop June 8th

Pond Weed Management Workshop June 8th

Weeds can transform a pond from a source of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/05/pond-weed-management-workshop-june-8th/

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