Missouri Noxious Weeds

Revised Statues of Missouri. 2004. Insect pests and weeds. Missouri Department of Agriculture.


Subject Name Scientific Name Family Order
kudzu Pueraria montana var. lobata (Willd.) Maesen & S. Almeida Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Fabales
Canada thistle Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop. Asteraceae Asterales
musk thistle Carduus nutans L. Asteraceae Asterales
common teasel Dipsacus fullonum L. Dipsacaceae Dipsacales
purple loosestrife Lythrum salicaria L. Lythraceae Myrtales
multiflora rose Rosa multiflora Thunb. Rosaceae Rosales
johnsongrass Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers. Poaceae Cyperales
field bindweed Convolvulus arvensis L. Convolvulaceae Solanales
Scotch thistle Onopordum acanthium L. Asteraceae Asterales
marijuana Cannabis sativa L Cannabaceae Urticales
cutleaf teasel Dipsacus laciniatus L. Dipsacaceae Dipsacales
spotted knapweed Centaurea stoebe L. Asteraceae Asterales