Invasive Plant Information

Federal Noxious Weeds (* indicates the plant is also a Michigan Noxious Weed)

Scientific Name Authority Common Name
Abutilon theophrasti Medicus Velvetleaf
Allium vineale L. Field Garlic
Avena fatua L. Wild Oats
Barbarea vulgaris* R. Br. Yellow Rocket
Berteroa incana* (L.) DC. Hoary Alyssum
Brassica juncea (L.) Czern. Indian Mustard
Brassica nigra* (L.) Koch Black Mustard
Cardaria draba (L.) Desv. Hoary Cress
Cardaria pubescens (C.A.Meyer) Jarm. White-Top
Carduus acanthoides* L. Plumeless Thistle
Carduus nutans* L. Musk Thistle
Centaurea maculosa* Lam. Spotted Bluet
Centaurea repens L. Russian Knapweed
Cirsium arvense* (L.) Scop. Canadian-Thistle
Cirsium vulgare* (Savi) Tenore Bull-Thistle
Convolvulus arvensis* L. Field Bindweed
Cuscuta epilinum Weihe Flax Dodder
Cuscuta epithymum Murr. Clover Dodder
Datura stramonium L. Jimson-Weed
Daucus carota* L. Queen-Anne's-Lace
Euphorbia esula* L. Leafy Spurge
Galega officinalis L. Professor-Weed
Heracleum mantegazzianum Sommier & Levier Giant Hogweed
Ipomoea hederacea (L.) Jacq. Ivy-Leaved Morning Glory
Iipomoea purpurea (L.) Roth Common Morning Glory
Ipomoea xmultifida (Raf.) Shinners Cardinal Climber
Ipomopsis rubra (L.) Wherry Standing-Cypress
Lythrum hyssopifolia L. Hyssop Loosestrife
Lythrum salicaria* L. Purple Loosestrife
Plantago lanceolata L. English Plantain
Raphanus raphanistrum L. Wild Radish
Rumex crispus* L. Curly Dock
Solanum carolinense* L. Horse Nettle
Solanum dulcamara* L. Bittersweet Nightshade
Solanum physalifolium (s. sarachoides)* Rusby Hairy Nightshade
Sonchus arvensis (s. uliginosus) L. Perennial Sow Thistle
Sorghum halepense* (L.) Pers. Johnson Grass
Thlaspi arvense L. Penny Cress
Tribulus terrestris L. Caltrop
Xanthium strumarium L. Common Cocklebur

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