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Beggarweed

How to Get Rid of Beggarweed

Characteristics

 

  • Desmodium incanum
  • commonly known as creeping beggarweed
  • perennial weed
  • leaves are made up of three leaflets
  • leaves are elliptic in shape and point at the tip
  • flowers are rose to pink in color
  • found in southeastern regions all the way to Texas
  • germination will start in the spring and go into the summer depending on your location

 

Treatment

Selective 

Non-Selective

  • spot treat trouble areas
  • only target unwanted vegetation
  • look for products that contain chemicals such as glyphosate
  • click here for recommended products

 

 

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