UACES Facebook Knot Root Foxtail

Knot Root Foxtail

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Knot root foxtail heads.
This mutation caused the seedhead to fork into two sections.
Knot Root Foxtail Head
Knot Root Foxtail Head
Knot Root Foxtail Leaf Hair
Knot Root Foxtail Leaf Sheath
Knot Root Foxtail Overlapping Sheath

About Knot Root Foxtail

  • Weedy warm-season perennial grass.
  • Invades other forages.
  • Only grazed when vegetative and often refused when mature.
  • Spreads by seed and roots.
  • Difficult to control.