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Noun1.capeweed - European weed widely naturalized in North America having yellow flower heads and leaves resembling a cat's ears
genus Hypochaeris, genus Hypochoeris, Hypochaeris, Hypochoeris - widely distributed genus of herbs with milky juice; includes some cosmopolitan weeds
weed - any plant that crowds out cultivated plants
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Resistance to the keystone herbicide group that includes 2,4-D has recently been confirmed in sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) from Victoria and South Australia and capeweed (Arctotheca calendula) from South Australia, with warnings for growers to be on the lookout in New South Wales and Queensland.
The results proposed here and by Dunbabin (2001) for capeweed (Arctotheca calendula) and Bennett (Bennett, 2001) for colonising clover (Trifolium) species in Western Australia, suggest that this advantage may be much <previously supposed.
Pasture sites were managed according to standard agricultural practices in the region (Squires and Tow 1991) and were dominated by annual species, such as subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum) and capeweed (Arctotheca calendula), along with a range of grasses.
Many of these plants are still sold by California nurseries and planted by California gardeners, whose back yards serve as springboards for the spread of Cape ivy, capeweed, vinca, broom, iceplant, English ivy, passionflower vine, pampas grass, and acacia.
A mixture of diquat (112 g/ha) and paraquat (187 g/ha) was applied on i 6 June 1999 to control radish (Raphanus raphanistrum) and capeweed (Arctotheca calendula).
barley grass (Hordeum leporinum Link), or annual ryegrass (Lolium rigidum Gaudin)] and capeweed (Arctotheca calendula L.