Notes on habitat, identification and polychromatism, and a comparison with 4th and 5th instars of the widespread snakeweed
grasshopper, Hesperotettix viridis viridis, are included.
Shortgrass prairie is dominated by blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis), buffalo grass (Buchloe dactyloides), scarlet globemallow (Sphaeralcea coccinea), prickly-pear cactus (Opuntia polyacantha), rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus nauseosa), broom snakeweed
(Gutierrezia sarothrae), and spreading buckwheat (Eriogonum effusum).
range management" and describing snakeweed
as an "indicator of
As Broom snakeweed
Gutierrezia sarothrae As Britt& Rusby Threadleaf snakeweed
Gutierrezia microcephala As (DC.
Other species include big sagebrush, silver sagebrush, winterfat, Rocky Mountain juniper, rubber rabbitbrush, broom snakeweed
and saltbushes (Johnson and Larson, 1999).
Feeding by native grasshopper reduce broom snakeweed
density and biomass.
Also, prescribed burning reduced broom snakeweed
infestations for a short time and suppressed prickly pear cactus for one or two seasons.
Compositae Basin Erigeron Nectar Rayless aphanactis Daisy (Gray) Compositae Curly-cup Grindelia Nectar Gumweed squarrosa (native (Pursch) and introduced) Compositae Broom Gutierrezia Nectar Snakeweed
sarothrae (Pursch) Compositae Goldenweed Haplopappus Nectar acaulis (Nutt.
Despite - or more likely, because of - the application of the very latest in American medical science, including doses of opium and Virginia snakeweed
, and even, according to some accounts, actual snake-bites, Harrison was dead exactly a month after being sworn in.
As in other places, many garden species have escaped to become weeds including African tulip, Candle bush, Neem, Poinciana, Rubbervine, Snakeweed
, Couch grass, Lead tree, Pepper tree and Umbrella sedge.
I reach the crest and peek over in slow increments, taking tentative steps, hunched over, standing slowly to see beyond the low-cropped grass and snakeweed
Banned in snakeweed
, sangree seven European root, sangrel, countries and Egypt, serpentary, Japan, and Venezuela.