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U.S. Weeds with Common Name =E*
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U.S. USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ). Federal noxious weed list (1 February 2012). USDA, APHIS, PPQ, Washington, DC.
USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ). State Plant Regulatory Officials letters. National Plant Board
STATE Assorted authors. State noxious weed lists for 46 states. State agriculture or natural resource departments.
Cal-IPC California Invasive Plant Council. California Invasive Plant Inventory. Cal-IPC Publication 2006-02 (1 February 2007). California Invasive Plant Council, Berkeley, California.
FLEPPC Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. Invasive plant list. Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council, Florida.
HEAR USDI, Geological Survey. Information index for selected alien plants in Hawaii (20 October 2003). Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk Project, Biological Resources Division, Haleakala Field Station, Makawao, Hawaii.
KY Haragan, P.D. Weeds of Kentucky and adjacent states: a field guide. The University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.
N'EAST Uva, R.H., J.C. Neal,and J.M. DiTomaso. Weeds of the Northeast. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York.
NE&GP Stubbendieck, J., G.Y. Friisoe,and M.R. Bolick. Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains. Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry, Lincoln, Nebraska.
SEEPPC Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council. Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee (19 October 1999). Research Committee of the Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council, Tennessee.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM. Southern Weed Science Society, Champaign, Illinois.
WI Hoffman, R.and K. Kearns (eds.). Wisconsin manual of control recommendations for ecologically invasive plants. Wisconsin Dept. Natural Resources, Madison, Wisconsin.
WSWS Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al. Weeds of the West. Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming.

 

Symbol Common Name
Scientific Name
Source Native Status*

PTAQP2
eagle fern
Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens

WSWS

L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N)

SAAU
eared watermoss
Salvinia auriculata

US, STATE

PR (I)

ACAU
earleaf acacia
Acacia auriculiformis

FLEPPC

L48 (I)

BRTE
early chess
Bromus tectorum

STATE, Cal-IPC, FLEPPC, HEAR, N'EAST, NE&GP, SEEPPC, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I), GL (I)

RAAB
early woodbuttercup
Ranunculus abortivus

KY, NE&GP

L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)

ENCO2
earpod tree
Enterolobium contortisiliquum

FLEPPC

L48 (I)

HYPO3
East Indian hygrophila
Hygrophila polysperma

US, STATE, FLEPPC

L48 (I)

SOPT7
SOPT3
Eastern black nightshade
Solanum ptycanthum
Solanum ptychanthum


KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS

L48 (N), AK (I), HI (I), VI (I), CAN (N)

PODE3
eastern cottonwood
Populus deltoides

N'EAST

L48 (N), CAN (N)

TRDA3
eastern gamagrass
Tripsacum dactyloides

SWSS

L48 (N)

TORA2
Eastern poison ivy
Toxicodendron radicans

STATE, N'EAST, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

JUVI
eastern redcedar
Juniperus virginiana

NE&GP

L48 (N), CAN (N)

ASVE
eastern whorled milkweed
Asclepias verticillata

NE&GP, SWSS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

ECPR
eclipta
Eclipta prostrata

KY, N'EAST, SWSS

L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N), CAN (N)

FICA
edible fig
Ficus carica

Cal-IPC

(I), L48 (I), PR (I)

DAAE
Egyptian grass
Dactyloctenium aegyptium

SWSS

(I), L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I), VI (I)

ARDO4
elephant grass
Arundo donax

STATE, Cal-IPC, HEAR, SEEPPC

L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I), VI (I)

PEPU2
elephant grass
Pennisetum purpureum

FLEPPC

L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I), VI (I)

ELMO5
elephantopus
Elephantopus mollis

STATE

HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)

CIFO
elk thistle
Cirsium foliosum

WSWS

L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N)

ACFA
Ellington curse
Acacia farnesiana

HEAR

(I), L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)

OCEL
elliptic yellowwood
Ochrosia elliptica

FLEPPC

L48 (I)

ELNY
ellisia
Ellisia nyctelea

NE&GP

L48 (N), CAN (N)

CYSCA
English broom
Cytisus scoparius var. andreanus

STATE

L48 (I)

CYSCS2
English broom
Cytisus scoparius var. scoparius

STATE

L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

CYSC4
English broom
Cytisus scoparius

STATE, Cal-IPC, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

BEPE2
English daisy
Bellis perennis

N'EAST, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

ILAQ80
English holly
Ilex aquifolium

Cal-IPC

L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

HEHE
English ivy
Hedera helix

STATE, Cal-IPC, SEEPPC, WI

L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

HEHI12
English ivy
Hedera hibernica

STATE

L48 (I)

PLLA
English plantain
Plantago lanceolata

STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS

(I), L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), PR (I), CAN (I), GL (I), SPM (I)

IPHE
entireleaf morningglory
Ipomoea hederacea

KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), PR (N), VI (N), CAN (I)

BEVU
epine-vinette
Berberis vulgaris

STATE, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

BEVU
epine-vinette commune
Berberis vulgaris

STATE, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

POER2
erect knotweed
Polygonum erectum

WSWS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

SCMO
escobilla
Schinus molle

Cal-IPC

L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I)

MISI
eulalia
Miscanthus sinensis

SEEPPC

L48 (I), CAN (I)

MYSP2
Eurasian watermilfoil
Myriophyllum spicatum

STATE, Cal-IPC, FLEPPC, SEEPPC, WI

L48 (I), AK (I), CAN (I)

AMAR4
European beachgrass
Ammophila arenaria

Cal-IPC

(I), L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

COAR4
European bindweed
Convolvulus arvensis

STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WI, WSWS

L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

SODU
European bittersweet
Solanum dulcamara

KY, N'EAST, SEEPPC, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

ALGL2
European black alder
Alnus glutinosa

SEEPPC, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

RHCA3
European buckthorn
Rhamnus cathartica

STATE, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

VIOP
European cranberrybush
Viburnum opulus

WI

L48 (NI), CAN (NI), SPM (N)

BEPE2
European daisy
Bellis perennis

N'EAST, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

VIAR
European field pansy
Viola arvensis

KY, N'EAST, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (W), GL (W), SPM (W)

COMA7
European lily of the valley
Convallaria majalis

WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

VIAL2
European mistletoe
Viscum album

STATE

L48 (I)

LIVU
European privet
Ligustrum vulgare

SEEPPC, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

LYVI3
European wand loosestrife
Lythrum virgatum

STATE

L48 (I)

MAQU
European waterclover
Marsilea quadrifolia

STATE

L48 (I), CAN (N)

RHCA3
European waythorn
Rhamnus cathartica

STATE, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

SILAA3
evening lychnis
Silene latifolia ssp. alba

STATE

L48 (I), AK (I)

MEDE2
evening starflower
Mentzelia decapetala

NE&GP

L48 (N), CAN (N)

GAPU3
GNPU2
everlasting
Gamochaeta purpurea
Gnaphalium purpureum


N'EAST

(I), L48 (N), HI (I), CAN (N)

LALA4
everlasting peavine
Lathyrus latifolius

SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

SPER
exotic bur-reed
Sparganium erectum

US, STATE

L48 (N)

CHNU9
EUNU
eyebane
Chamaesyce nutans
Euphorbia nutans

KY
SWSS

L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N), CAN (N)
 
   
*CodeNative Status
I Introduced
N Native
W Waif

*CodeNative Status Jurisdiction
None
L48 Lower 48 States
AK Alaska
HI Hawaii
PR Puerto Rico
VI Virgin Islands
CAN Canada
GL Greenland
SPM St. Pierre and Miquelon

 

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