Noxious Weeds Profile - Goat's Beard spp.
Table of Contents
- English - meadow goat's-beard, yellow goatsbeard, common salsify
- French - salsifis des prés, salsifis majeur, salsifis cultivé
- Latin - Tragopogon pratensis, Tragopogon dubius, Tragopogon porrifolius
- Ontario Weeds Act - noxious
- Other provinces - noxious in Manitoba (meadow goat's-beard only)
- Canadian Federal Seeds Act - no
- U.S. Federal Noxious Weed - no
- U.S. Noxious State Reg - none
- Pub 505 - none
- NE Weeds - none
- Canadian Poison Plant - not listed
- Cornell Poison Plant - not listed
- Not common in cultivated fields. Mostly in pastures, and roadsides.
Method of Propagation
- Listed on 2,4-D label, best control when plants are small. Cutting early in season before flowering. Repeat mowing later in the season. Repeated cultivation over a season and also give control.
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