Image Number: 1624069

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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.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Xanthium
Subject: Xanthium spp. L.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Image last updated:
Thursday, November 4, 2010