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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 Common Name
Scientific Name
Source Native Status*

AMCO
valley redstem
Ammannia coccinea

SWSS

L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)

CEEC
vao tui tui
Cenchrus echinatus

STATE, HEAR, SWSS

(N), L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)

CYDI4
variable flatsedge
Cyperus difformis

SWSS

L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I)

MYHE2
variable-leaved milfoil
Myriophyllum heterophyllum

STATE

L48 (N), CAN (N)

EUMA8
variegated spurge
Euphorbia marginata

NE&GP, SWSS

L48 (N), CAN (I)

SIMA3
variegated thistle
Silybum marianum

STATE, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

PAUR2
Vasey grass
Paspalum urvillei

HEAR, SWSS

(I), L48 (I), HI (I), PR (I)

TRSE6
SASE5
vegetable tallow
Triadica sebifera
Sapium sebiferum


STATE, Cal-IPC, FLEPPC

L48 (I)

EHCA
veldtgrass
Ehrharta calycina

Cal-IPC

L48 (I), HI (I)

VETH
velvet dock
Verbascum thapsus

STATE, Cal-IPC, HEAR, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SEEPPC, SWSS, WI, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

DIVE2
velvet fingergrass
Digitaria velutina

US, STATE

L48 (I)

PRVE
PRAR4
velvet mesquite
Prosopis velutina
Prosopis articulata


US, STATE

L48 (N), HI (I)

VETH
velvet plant
Verbascum thapsus

STATE, Cal-IPC, HEAR, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SEEPPC, SWSS, WI, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), CAN (I)

MICA20
velvet tree
Miconia calvescens

HEAR

HI (I)

HOLA
velvetgrass
Holcus lanatus

Cal-IPC, HEAR, N'EAST, WSWS

L48 (I), AK (I), HI (I), PR (I), CAN (I)

ABTH
velvetleaf
Abutilon theophrasti

STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

CLMA24
velvetleaf glorybower
Clerodendrum macrostegium

HEAR

HI (I)

GAPA6
velvetweed
Gaura parviflora

WSWS

L48 (N)

GAPA6
velvety gaura
Gaura parviflora

WSWS

L48 (N)

HITR
Venice mallow
Hibiscus trionum

STATE, KY, N'EAST, NE&GP, SWSS, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

CRGL2
vente conmigo
Croton glandulosus

SWSS

L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)

VEDU
ventenata
Ventenata dubia

WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

TRPE4
Venus lookingglass
Triodanis perfoliata

N'EAST, NE&GP

L48 (N), CAN (N)

VIOP
viburnum
Viburnum opulus

WI

L48 (NI), CAN (NI), SPM (N)

PIUN2
Victorian box
Pittosporum undulatum

STATE, HEAR

L48 (I), HI (I)

PIUN2
Victorian laurel
Pittosporum undulatum

STATE, HEAR

L48 (I), HI (I)

LOCO9
vinegartree
Lophostemon confertus

HEAR

HI (I)

BEVU
vinetteier
Berberis vulgaris

STATE, WI

L48 (I), CAN (I)

CLVI5
virgin's bower
Clematis virginiana

N'EAST

L48 (N), CAN (N)

ACVI
Virgina threeseed mercury
Acalypha virginica

N'EAST, SWSS

L48 (N)

DIVI3
Virginia buttonweed
Diodia virginiana

N'EAST, SWSS

L48 (N)

ACVI
Virginia copperleaf
Acalypha virginica

N'EAST, SWSS

L48 (N)

PAQU2
Virginia creeper
Parthenocissus quinquefolia

N'EAST, SWSS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

PHVI5
Virginia groundcherry
Physalis virginiana

NE&GP, WSWS

L48 (N), CAN (N)

AEVI3
Virginia jointvetch
Aeschynomene virginica

STATE, SWSS

L48 (N)

LELA2
Virginia pepperweed
Lepidium latifolium

STATE, Cal-IPC, WSWS

L48 (I), CAN (I)

LEVI3
Virginia pepperweed
Lepidium virginicum

N'EAST, SWSS

(I), L48 (N), AK (I?), HI (I), PR (N), VI (I), CAN (NI)

FRVI
Virginia strawberry
Fragaria virginiana

N'EAST

L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)

SIVI2
Virginia winged rockcress
Sibara virginica

KY

L48 (N)

LEVI3
Virginian peppercress
Lepidium virginicum

N'EAST, SWSS

(I), L48 (N), AK (I?), HI (I), PR (N), VI (I), CAN (NI)
 
   
*CodeNative Status
I Introduced
I? Probably Introduced
N Native

*CodeNative Status Jurisdiction
None
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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