cocklebur, Xanthium spp.  (Asterales: Asteraceae) - 1624069

Xanthium sp. L.

Descriptor: Infestation
Description: A perrenial plant from Europe, is a serious weed in row crops such as cotton, soybeans, and corn. Dr. John Byrd, a weed scientist, at Mississippi State University, shows how cocklebur can outcompete cotton and interfere with harvesting operations.
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Image location: United States

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Name: John D. Byrd
Organization: Mississippi State University
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Image Information last updated on Thursday, November 04, 2010