(Cynodon dactylon): Grass family; perennial; first
leaves with somewhat rough surface; ligule present; tuft
of long hairs on either side of ligule; stem flat, wiry,
and without hairs.
(Paspalum dilatatum): Grass family; perennial; first
leaves rolled in bud; ligule membranous and tall, with bluntly
pointed or rounded tip; no auricles; sheaths with prominent
midrib and flattened; first leaf sheaths softly hairy.
(Convolvulus arvensis): Morningglory family; perennial;
seed leaves nearly square, with shallow notch at tip; early
true leaves spade-shaped; petioles flattened.
halepense): Grass family; perennial; first leaves with
white midvein, 8 times longer than wide and rolled in bud;
ligule membranous below and fringed or toothed above; no
|No seedling photo available.
(Trifolium spp.): Pea family; perennial; seed leaves
spatulate, smooth; blades taper into petiole; first leaf
simple, truncated at base, round to broadly oval; later leaves
with 3 leaflets per leaf, smooth, alternate, lower surface
gray-green, upper surface-green; usually light-green splotch
near base of each leaflet.
(Cyperus esculentus): Sedge family; perennial; grasslike;
light-green blades, flat, slender; leaf tip long and drawn
out; nutlets globe shaped, smooth, and almond flavored.