purple witchweed
Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth

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State Invasive List - This map identifies those states that list this species on their invasive species list. For more information, visit Invasive.org

State Invasives List

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Scrophulariales
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Genus: Striga

Other System Links

Plants: STHE8
GRIN: 102301
ITIS: 506039
NPDN Pest: PEUANBD

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
witchweed

Categories

Category: Forbs/Herbs
Category: Parasitic and Epiphytic Plants