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U.S. Weeds with Common Name =Y*
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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.
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*

CLTE4
yam-leaved clematis
Clematis terniflora

SEEPPC

L48 (I), CAN (I)

ALAL3
yellow alyssum
Alyssum alyssoides

WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

ANVI2
yellow bluestem
Andropogon virginicus

STATE, HEAR, KY, N'EAST, SWSS

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

SEPUP3
SEPA82
yellow bristlegrass
Setaria pumila ssp. pallidefusca
Setaria pallidifusca


US, STATE

L48 (I)

SEPUP2
SEGL2
yellow bristlegrass
Setaria pumila ssp. pumila
Setaria glauca


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

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

LUAR
yellow bush lupine
Lupinus arboreus

Cal-IPC

L48 (N), CAN (I)

RUCR
yellow dock
Rumex crispus

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

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

ROSY
yellow fieldcress
Rorippa sylvestris

STATE

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

IRPS
yellow flag
Iris pseudacorus

STATE, Cal-IPC

L48 (I), CAN (I)

NYPE
yellow floating heart
Nymphoides peltata

STATE

L48 (I), CAN (I)

SEPUP2
SEGL2
yellow foxtail
Setaria pumila ssp. pumila
Setaria glauca


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

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

HEFL5
yellow ginger
Hedychium flavescens

HEAR

HI (I), PR (I)

TRDU
yellow goat's beard
Tragopogon dubius

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

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

HICA10
yellow hawkweed
Hieracium caespitosum

STATE

L48 (I), CAN (I)

HICA10
HIPR
yellow hawkweed
Hieracium caespitosum
Hieracium pratense

STATE
STATE, N'EAST

L48 (I), CAN (I)

HICA3
yellow hawkweed
Hieracium canadense

WI

L48 (N)

RUELO
yellow Himalayan raspberry
Rubus ellipticus var. obcordatus

STATE, HEAR, N'EAST

HI (I)

HICA10
HIPR
yellow kingdevil
Hieracium caespitosum
Hieracium pratense

STATE
STATE, N'EAST

L48 (I), CAN (I)

ROPS
yellow locust
Robinia pseudoacacia

Cal-IPC, N'EAST

L48 (N), CAN (I)

CYES
yellow nutgrass
Cyperus esculentus

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

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

CYES
yellow nutsedge
Cyperus esculentus

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

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

OXCO
yellow oxalis
Oxalis corniculata

WSWS

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

PALU2
yellow passionflower
Passiflora lutea

SWSS

L48 (N)

PALI8
yellow passionfruit
Passiflora ligularis

HEAR

HI (I)

CHVI8
yellow rabbitbrush
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus

WSWS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

BAVU
yellow rocket
Barbarea vulgaris

KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS

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

CESO3
yellow starthistle
Centaurea solstitialis

STATE, Cal-IPC, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

MEOF
yellow sweetclover
Melilotus officinalis

NE&GP, SEEPPC, WI, WSWS

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

CIHO2
yellow thistle
Cirsium horridulum

SWSS

L48 (N)

LIVU2
yellow toadflax
Linaria vulgaris

STATE, N'EAST, NE&GP, WSWS

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

GUSA2
yellow top
Gutierrezia sarothrae

NE&GP, WSWS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

MELU
yellow trefoil
Medicago lupulina

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

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

ROPA2
yellow watercress
Rorippa palustris

N'EAST, NE&GP

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

RABU
yellow weed
Ranunculus bulbosus

N'EAST

L48 (I), CAN (I)

OXCO
yellow wood sorrel
Oxalis corniculata

WSWS

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

OXST
yellow woodsorrel
Oxalis stricta

KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS

L48 (N), CAN (I)

HEAM
yellowdicks
Helenium amarum

KY, SWSS

L48 (N)

MYSC
yelloweye forget-me-not
Myosotis scorpioides

WI

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

CIOC2
yellowspine thistle
Cirsium ochrocentrum

STATE, NE&GP, WSWS

L48 (N)

ELMO5
yerba de caballo
Elephantopus mollis

STATE

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

ECPR
yerba de tago
Eclipta prostrata

KY, N'EAST, SWSS

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

HECI
yerba parda
Helianthus ciliaris

STATE, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (N)

HOLA
Yorkshire fog
Holcus lanatus

Cal-IPC, HEAR, N'EAST, WSWS

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

YUGL
yucca
Yucca glauca

NE&GP, WSWS

L48 (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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