Weed Research and Information Center

Weeds in natural areas

Common Names
 
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Scientific Names
 
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COMMON NAME Scientific name Family
Dallisgrass Paspalum dilatatum Poaceae
Dalmatian toadflax Linaria dalmatica Scrophulariaceae
Damesrocket Hesperis matronalis Brassicaceae
Dandelion Taraxacum officinale Asteraceae
Deathcamas Zigadenus spp. Liliaceae
Diffuse knapweed Centaurea diffusa Asteraceae
Dog rose Rosa canina Rosaceae
Downy brome Bromus tectorum Poaceae
Duckmeats Spirodela spp. Lemnaceae
Duckweeds Lemna spp. or Spirodela spp. Lemnaceae
Dyer’s woad Isatis tinctoria Brassicaceae
English hawthorn Crataegus monogyna Rosaceae
English holly Ilex aquifolium Aquifoliaceae
English ivy Hedera helix Araliaceae
Eurasian watermilfoil Myriophyllum spicatum Haloragaceae
European beachgrass Ammophila arenaria Poaceae
Everlasting peavine Lathyrus latifolius Fabaceae
Fanwort Cabomba caroliniana Cabombaceae
Fennel Foeniculum vulgare Apiaceae
Field bindweed Convolvulus arvensis Convolvulaceae
Field pennycress Thlaspi arvense Brassicaceae
Fig Ficus carica Moraceae
Firethorn Pyracantha spp. Rosaceae
Fitch’s tarweed Hemizonia fitchii Asteraceae
Fivehook bassia Bassia hyssopifolia Chenopodiaceae
Flixweed Descurainia sophia Brassicaceae
Floating pennywort Hydrocotyle ranunculoides Apiaceae
Floatingleaf pondweed Potamogeton natans Potamogetonaceae
Flowering rush Butomus umbellatus Butomaceae
Foxglove Digitalis purpurea Scrophulariaceae
Foxtail barley Hordeum jubatum Poaceae
Foxtails Setaria spp. Poaceae
Fragrant waterlily Nymphaea odorata Nymphaeaceae
French broom Genista monspessulana Fabaceae
Fuller’s teasel Dipsacus sativus Dipsacaceae
Garden loosestrife Lysimachia vulgaris Primulaceae
Garlic mustard Alliaria petiolata Brassicaceae
Giant dodder Cuscuta japonica Cuscutaceae
Giant hogweed Heracleum mantegazzianum Apiaceae
Giant knotweed Polygonum sachalinense Polygonaceae
Giant reed Arundo donax Poaceae
Giant salvinia Salvinia molesta Salviniaceae
Glossy privet Ligustrum lucidum Oleaceae
Goatsrue Galega officinalis Fabaceae
Gorse Ulex europaeus Fabaceae
Greasewood Sarcobatus vermiculatus Chenopodiaceae