catchweed


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  • noun

Synonyms for catchweed

annual having the stem beset with curved prickles

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Cenizo (Leucophyllum frutescens), chapotillo (Amyris texana), anacua, la coma (Bumelia celastrina), tree tobacco (Nicotiana glauca), catchweed bedstraw, Texas ebony (Pithecellobium flexicaule), and snailseed (Cocculus diversifolius) bloomed in May.
Nettles and grasses reach waist high and tangle with catchweed (flowers turned to burs).
Some dock, chickweed and catchweed are growing back in sheltered microclimates.
Sweet William, Korean lilac, catchweed, nodding trillium and larkspur are coming in.
Burdock and catchweed cause problems in the pasture, and it's burr-time throughout the land.