Please ID this weed

winstonsmithAugust 28, 2008

This is a common weed in Colorado, but I don't know its name. Can anyone ID it?

Photo link:

http://www.users.qwest.net/~choice170470127/Whatkindofweedisthis.jpg

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esh_ga

Would really need to see a leaf and the part of the stem where the leaf joins the stem. Also, you have posted this question on the "native" plant forum, but not all plants found in the wild are native. You may want to post this on a broader forum such as the "name that plant" forum.

    Bookmark   August 29, 2008 at 7:13AM
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carol23_gw

I would look at the site linked below. Does it have spines or thorns? Looks like it may have flowered and has fluffy seedheads. Russian thistle?

My suggestions are :
http://www.co.larimer.co.us/publicworks/weeds/30weeds/dflax.htm

http://www.co.larimer.co.us/publicworks/weeds/30weeds/kochia.htm

http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&q=Salsola%20iberica&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wi

Here is a link that might be useful: 30 weeds in Colorado

    Bookmark   August 29, 2008 at 4:43PM
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vbain

also, please rub the leaves and determine if it has a scent

    Bookmark   September 14, 2008 at 11:33AM
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terrestrial_man(9)

MaybeSt. Johnswort? check the link below

Here is a link that might be useful: Common weeds of Colorado

    Bookmark   September 14, 2008 at 3:47PM
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botanybob(Northern Idaho)

Looks kind of like alfalfa.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2008 at 12:12AM
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