Russian knapweed is one of three species of knapweed that occurs in Montana; the other species are spotted and diffuse knapweed.Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
After blooming, the seed pods of leafy spurge dry out and burst expelling their seeds up to 15 feet away from the parent plant.Robert Vidéki, Doronicum Kft., Bugwood.org
The blooms of oxeye daisy are similar to that of capers and are often marinated and eaten, however this species is a Priority 2B state listed noxious weed in the state of Montana.David Stephens, Bugwood.org
Cyphocleonus achates is a root boring weevil that is used as a biological control agent on both spotted and diffuse knapweed in the state of Montana.Laura Parsons, University of Idaho, PSES, Bugwood.org
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign (MTNWEC)
“To educate the people of Montana about the economic and environmental impacts of noxious weeds
while encouraging the public to participate in ecologically based integrated weed management.”
Since its inception in 1995, the Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign has tailored its mission toward educating the people...