Pennycress, Field

Thlaspi arvense


Synonyms: Fan-weed, French-weed, Stink-weed

Life cycle: Annual
Growth Habit: Erect
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Entire, sometimes slightly toothed
Leaf Hairs: None
Leaf Structure: Lanceolate to oval-shaped
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Narrow taproot
Flower Color: White


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Atrazine
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Atrazine, Bromoxynil, Carfentrazone, Chlorsulfuron, Clopyralid, Dicamba, Fluroxypyr, MCPA, Metribuzin, Sulfosulfuron


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