Sesbania herbacea

Hemp Sesbania


Bigpod Sesbania, Coffeeweed, Colorado River Hemp, Danglepod, Darwinia exaltata, Sesbania exaltata, Sesbania macrocarpa

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Perennial
Growth Habit: Erect
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Hairs: Undersurface only
Leaf Structure: Narrow lanceloate, pinnately compound
Leaf Arrangement: Leaflets are alternate
Root Type: Large branching taproot
Flower Color: Yellowish orange


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Dimethenamid-P, Imazaquin, Mesotrione
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Bentazon, Bromoxynil, Carfentrazone, Dicamba, Halosulfuron, Imazaquin, Mesotrione, Metribuzin, Quinclorac, Sulfentrazone

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