Draba verna

Early Whitlow Grass


Nailwort, Shadflower

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Prostrate
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Entire, hairy
Leaf Hairs: Upper surface and under surface
Leaf Structure: Oblong to lanceolate
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Fibrous, shallow
Flower Color: White


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Selective control option not available
  • Post Emergence: Metribuzin

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