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The Weeds of Oklahoma

With the rain and warmer weather comes weeds. Sometimes they can be hard to spot and blend in with your lawn.
Red Dirt Gardening made a list of the most common Oklahoma weeds to help you identify the different varieties:

Annual Bluegrass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Black Medic

- Annual or cool season perennial.

- Reproduces by seed

- Shallow rooted with bright yellow flowers. 

 

 

 

Bind Weed or Creeping Jenny 

Bull Nettle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bushy Aster

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- Biennial

- Reproduces by seed

- A spiny coarse plant that when mature has a large reddish purple flower that occurs summer through fall. 

 

 

 

Carolina Geranium 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carpet Grass  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carpet Weed

Chick Weed

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crab Grass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cud Weed

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Curly Dock

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dalis Grass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dandelion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Evening Primrose

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Henbit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Johnson Grass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Perennial grass – reproduces by seed and has an extensive underground root system.

Knot Weed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lambsquarters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nut Grass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parsley-Piert

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pigweed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plantain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pickly Lettuces

 

 

 

 

 

 

Purslane 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Summer annual
  • Reproduces by Seed
  • Tolerates drought and likes rich fertile soil.

Rag Weed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shepherds Purse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Winter annual that reproduces by seed.
  • Flowers are small, white with 4 petals.
  • Loves thin poor turf.

Spiney Sowthistle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spurge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vetch (Narrowleaf)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wood Sorrel/ Yellow Oxalis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yarrow 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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