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U.S. Weeds with Common Name =V*
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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 Scientific Name
Common Name
Source Native Status*
CLMA24
 
Clerodendrum macrostegium
velvetleaf glorybower
HEAR
 
HI (I)
LOCO9
 
Lophostemon confertus
vinegartree
HEAR
 
HI (I)
MICA20
 
Miconia calvescens
velvet tree
HEAR
 
HI (I)
DIVE2
 
Digitaria velutina
velvet fingergrass
US, STATE
 
L48 (I)
TRSE6
SASE5
 
Triadica sebifera
Sapium sebiferum
vegetable tallow

STATE, Cal-IPC, FLEPPC
 
L48 (I)
VETH
 
 
Verbascum thapsus
velvet dock
velvet plant
STATE, Cal-IPC, HEAR, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SEEPPC, SWSS, WI, WSWS
 
 
L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)
HOLA
 
Holcus lanatus
velvetgrass
Cal-IPC, HEAR, N'EAST, WSWS
 
L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), PR (I), CAN (I)
ABTH
 
Abutilon theophrasti
velvetleaf
STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
BEVU
 
Berberis vulgaris
vinetteier
STATE, WI
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
HITR
 
Hibiscus trionum
Venice mallow
STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
LELA2
 
Lepidium latifolium
Virginia pepperweed
STATE, Cal-IPC, WSWS
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
SIMA3
 
Silybum marianum
variegated thistle
STATE, SWSS, WSWS
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
VEDU
 
Ventenata dubia
ventenata
WSWS
 
L48 (I), CAN (I)
EHCA
 
Ehrharta calycina
veldtgrass
Cal-IPC
 
L48 (I), HI (I)
PIUN2
 
 
Pittosporum undulatum
Victorian box
Victorian laurel
STATE, HEAR
 
 
L48 (I), HI (I)
CYDI4
 
Cyperus difformis
variable flatsedge
SWSS
 
L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I)
PAUR2
 
Paspalum urvillei
Vasey grass
HEAR, SWSS
 
L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I)
ACVI
 
 
Acalypha virginica
Virgina threeseed mercury
Virginia copperleaf
N'EAST, SWSS
 
 
L48 (N)
AEVI3
 
Aeschynomene virginica
Virginia jointvetch
STATE, SWSS
 
L48 (N)
DIVI3
 
Diodia virginiana
Virginia buttonweed
N'EAST, SWSS
 
L48 (N)
GAPA6
 
 
Gaura parviflora
velvetweed
velvety gaura
WSWS
 
 
L48 (N)
SIVI2
 
Sibara virginica
Virginia winged rockcress
KY
 
L48 (N)
LEVI3
 
 
Lepidium virginicum
Virginia pepperweed
Virginian peppercress
N'EAST, SWSS
 
 
L48 (N), AK (I?), HI (I), PR (N), VI (I), CAN (NI)
FRVI
 
Fragaria virginiana
Virginia strawberry
N'EAST
 
L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)
EUMA8
 
Euphorbia marginata
variegated spurge
NE&GP, SWSS
 
L48 (N), CAN (I)
CLVI5
 
Clematis virginiana
virgin's bower
N'EAST
 
L48 (N), CAN (N)
MYHE2
 
Myriophyllum heterophyllum
variable-leaved milfoil
STATE
 
L48 (N), CAN (N)
PAQU2
 
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Virginia creeper
N'EAST, SWSS
 
L48 (N), CAN (N)
PHVI5
 
Physalis virginiana
Virginia groundcherry
NE&GP, WSWS
 
L48 (N), CAN (N)
TRPE4
 
Triodanis perfoliata
Venus lookingglass
N'EAST, NE&GP
 
L48 (N), CAN (N)
PRVE
PRAR4
 
Prosopis velutina
Prosopis articulata
velvet mesquite

US, STATE
 
L48 (N), HI (I)
AMCO
 
Ammannia coccinea
valley redstem
SWSS
 
L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)
CEEC
 
Cenchrus echinatus
vao tui tui
STATE, HEAR, SWSS
 
L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)
CRGL2
 
Croton glandulosus
vente conmigo
SWSS
 
L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)
VIOP
 
Viburnum opulus
viburnum
WI
 
L48 (NI), CAN (NI), SPM (N)
 
   
*CodeNative Status
I Introduced
I? Probably Introduced
N Native

*CodeNative Status Jurisdiction
L48 Lower 48 States
AK Alaska
HI Hawaii
PR Puerto Rico
VI Virgin Islands
CAN Canada
SPM St. Pierre and Miquelon

 

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