Spergula arvensis


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Spergula arvensis: corn spurry
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Spergula arvensis - small European weed with whorled leaves and white flowers
genus Spergula, Spergula - small genus of Old World annual herbs: corn spurry
weed - any plant that crowds out cultivated plants
References in periodicals archive ?
Effects of intercropping with Spergula arvensis on pests of Brussels sprouts.
Remains of wild taxa, such as pale persicaria (Persicaria lapathifolia), knotgrass (Polygonum aviculare), wild radish (Raphanus raphanistrum), bladder campion (Silene vulgaris), and corn spurrey (Spergula arvensis) were the most common weeds in the latrine samples and presumably stem from the surrounding disturbed habitats at the sea fortress.
Accordingly Chenopodium album, Chenopodium murale, Convolvulus arvensis, Melilotus indica, Anagallis arvensis, Cirsium arvensis, Coronopus didymus, Lathyrus aphaca, Medicago polymorpha, Polygonum plebejum, Rumex dentatus, Gallium aparine, Cnicus arvensis, Ephedra spp., Cynodon dactylon, Cenchrus setigerus, Trianthema partulacastrum, Anagalis arvensis, Trianthema pentandra, Fumaria indica, Centaurea iberica, Carthamus oxyacantha, Asphodelus tenuifolius, Datura fastuosa, Vicia sativa, Spergula arvensis, Cirsium arvensis, Medicago polymorpha, Trigonella monantha, Tribulus terrestris, Phalaris minor, Avena fatua.