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KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION

AGRICULTURE CURRICULUM

 

WEEDS TO BE STUDIED

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COMMON NAMEBOTANICAL NAMEIMAGES
Young/Flowering
OMAGES
Mature/Variant

1. Black Jack

Bidens pilosa

2. Mexican marigold

Tagetes minula

3. Oxalis/sorrel

Oxalis species

4. Double thorn

Oxygonum sinuatum

5. Thorn apple

Datura stramonium

6. Couch grass

Digitaria scalarum

7. Nut grass

Cyperus rotundas

8. Wandering Jew

Commelina bengalensis

9. Sow thistle

Sonchus oleraceus

10. Devil's horsewhip

Achyranthes aspera

11. Macdonald's eye/gallant soldier

Gallinsoga parviflora

12. Sodom apple

Solanum Incanum

13. Black nightshade

Solanum nigrum

14. Chinese lantern

 

15. Bracken fern

 

16. Lovegrass/Bristlyfbxtail

 

17. Cleavers

 

18. Stingingncttle

   

19. Fathen/Goosefbot

   

20. Rape Weed

 

21. Wild Oats

 

22. Lantana/Tick berry

   

23. Water hyacinth

 

24. Witchweed

 
25. Creeping indigo