Kochia scoparia



Belevedere, Mexican fireweed, Mock-cypress

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Erect and heavily branched
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Entire, hairy
Leaf Hairs: Upper and lower surface
Leaf Structure: Elliptic to oblong
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Branched taproot
Flower Color: Green


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Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Isoxaben, Mesotrione, Pendimethalin, Prodiamine,
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Atrazine, Bentazon, Bromoxynil, Carfentrazone, Clopyralid, Dicamba, Fluroxypyr, Halosulfuron, Imazaquin, Mesotrione, Metribuzin, Quinclorac, Sulfentrazone

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.