Tribulus terrestris

Commonly known as puncturevine

Weed Classification

Noxious Weed Class Not designated a New Mexico noxious weed
Weed Type forb
Found in rangeland
Duration annual or biennial
Juice not milky
Spines, Thorns, and Prickles fruit
Growth Habit at Maturity prostrate
Leaf Arrangement opposite Show example photo
Leaf Type leaflets Show example photo
Presence of Leaf Tendils absent Show example photo
Leaf Succulence not succulent
Stem Shape round
Flower Color yellow
Flower Symmetry symmetric Show example photo

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