Crop Weed Common Name, Botanical Name and Family – AgriBooks

Weed Common Name, Botanical Name and Family

About Crop Weed

Weeds are the plants, which grow where they are not wanted or Weeds can also be referred to as plants out of place. Weeds are unwanted or undesirable plants. Father of Weed Science is Jethro Tull. Weed word is derived from the Anglo-Saxon language and given by Jethro Tull. Here we mentioned the Common and Scientific Names of Weeds.

Common and Scientific Names of Weeds

Comman Name

Botanical Name

Family

Pigweed

Amaranthus viridis

Amaranthaceae

Wild Onion

Asphodelus tenuifolius

Asphodeliaceae

Carrot Grass/ Congress Grass

Parthenium hysterophorus

Asteraceae

Blue Daisy

Cichorium intybus

Asteraceae

Cocklebur, Clotbur

Xanthium strumarium

Asteraceae

Prickly Pear

Opuntia dilenaii

Cacaceae

Goose Foot

Chenopodium album

Chenopodiaceae

Fat Hen

Chenopodium murale

Chenopodiaceae

Dodder/ Devils Hair Weed

Cuscuta reflexa

Convolvulaceae

Field Binweed

Convolvulus arvensis

Convolvulaceae

Nut Grass/ Nut Sedge

Cyperus rotundus

Cyperaceae

Johnson Grass

Sorghum halepanse

Gramineae

Tiger Grass

Saccharum spontaneum

Gramineae

Loranthus

Loranthus europaeus

Loranthaceae

Broomrape Or Broom-rape

Orobanche aegyptiaca

Orobanchaceae

Witchweed

Striga asiatica

Orobanchaceae

Mexican Prickly / Mexican Poppy

Argemone Mexicana

Papaverceae

Bermuda Grass

Cynodon dactylon

Poaceae

Bird's Seed Grass

Phalaris minor

Poaceae

Wild Oat

Avena fetua

Poaceae

Broadleaf Dock

Rumex dentatus

Polygonaceae

Scarlet Pimpernel

Anagallis arvensis

Primulaceae

Wild Ber

Zizyphus rotundifolis

Rhamnaceae

Black Night Shade

Solanum nigrum

solanaceae

Big-Sage

Lantana camara

Verbenaceae

In this table we mentioned the crop weed list or list of weeds and their botanical names.

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