Polygonum aviculare

Commonly known as yard knotweed, prostrate knotweed

Weed Classification

Noxious Weed Class Class A: Species currently are not present, or have limited distribution in the state; preventing new infestations and eradicating current infestations is a high priority.
Weed Type forb,viny
Found in rangeland
Duration annual or biennial
Juice not milky
Growth Habit at Maturity prostrate,climbing
Leaf Arrangement alternate Show example photo
Leaf Type not lobed Show example photo
Presence of Leaf Tendils absent Show example photo
Leaf Succulence not succulent
Stem Shape round
Flower Color pink-red,yellow,white-cream
Flower Symmetry symmetric Show example photo

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