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Annual grass weed seedling identification

Gerald R. Miller, former Extension Agronomist
Oliver E. Strand, former Extension Agronomist
Reviewed 2014

Descriptions of annual grass weed seedlings

Click on highlighted text or photo for larger image. Photos are from the Strand Memorial Herbarium, unless otherwise noted.

barnyardgrass

Barnyardgrass

Barnyardgrass

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

large crabgrass

Crabgrass, large

Crabgrass, large

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Giant foxtail

Giant foxtail

Foxtail, giant

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Green foxtail

Green foxtail

Foxtail, green

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Yellow foxtail

Yellow foxtail

Foxtail, yellow

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Wild oat

Wild oat

Oat, wild

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Fall panicum

Source: Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California-Davis, Bugwood.org

Fall panicum

Panicum, fall

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

Wild proso millet

Wild proso millet

Proso millet, wild

Leaf sheath

Leaf blade

Ligule

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