Agricultural pest management

Weed Photo Gallery,
with common and scientific names

(Reviewed 4/10, updated 4/10)

In this Guideline: More about weeds in Eggplant:

Common names link to pages with weed descriptions and photos, up to 100K, often showing several stages of development.

Common Name Scientific Name
barley, hare Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
barnyardgrass Echinochloa crus-galli
bermudagrass Cynodon dactylon
bindweed, field Convolvulus arvensis
bluegrass, annual Poa annua
bromegrasses Bromus spp.
burclover, California Medicago polymorpha
canarygrasses Phalaris canariensis
chickweed, common Stellaria media
cockleburs Xanthium spp.
crabgrasses Digitaria spp.
cudweeds Gnaphalium spp.
fescue, tall Festuca arundinacea
fiddlenecks Amsinckia spp.
filarees Erodium spp.
fleabane, hairy Conyza bonariensis
foxtails Setaria spp.
goosefoot, nettleleaf Chenopodium murale
groundcherries Physalis spp.
groundsel, common Senecio vulgaris
henbit Lamium amplexicaule
horseweed, common Conyza canadensis
johnsongrass Sorghum halepense
knotweed, common Polygonum spp.
lambsquarters, common Chenopodium album
lettuce, miner's Claytonia perfoliata
lettuce, prickly Lactuca serriola
London rocket Sisymbrium irio
mallow, little (cheeseweed) Malva parviflora
mustards Brassica spp.
nettles Urtica spp.
nightshades Solanum spp.
nutsedge Cyperus spp.
oat, wild Avena fatua
pigweeds Amaranthus spp.
pineappleweed Chamomilla suaveolens
polypogon, rabbitfoot Polypogon monspeliensis
puncturevine Tribulus terrestris
purslane, common Portulaca oleracea
radish, wild Raphanus raphanistrum
redmaids (desert rockpurslane) Calandrinia ciliata
ryegrasses Lolium spp.
sandburs Cenchrus spp.
shepherd's-purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
sowthistles Sonchus spp.
speedwells Veronica spp.
spurges Euphorbia spp.
sweetclovers Melilotus spp.
thistle, Russian Salsola tragus
witchgrass Panicum capillare


[UC Peer Reviewed]

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Eggplant
UC ANR Publication 3475


K.J. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County

Acknowledgments for contributions to Weeds:
R. H. Molinar, UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County

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