Houndstongue seeds are teardrop shaped and covered with tiny barbs that act like Velcro. While out recreating make sure to check your pets, gear, pants and shoelaces for houndstongue seeds and dispose of them in a trash receptical. Click HERE for more information!Weed Awareness
Yellow toadflax reproduces by creeping below ground roots which makes it difficult to control.
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Spotted knapweed occurs in all 56 counties in Montana. One identifying characteristic is that this plant has dark spots on its bracts that occur below the purple petals. Click HERE for more information!
Bluweed is considered a 'new invader' in Montana. This pretty plant is dangerous because it is toxic to horses and sheep if eaten!
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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.”
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Montana Weed Seed Free Forage Program