buckhorn plantain2-small.jpg

Plantain, Buckhorn

Other names: English, lanceleaf or narrow-leaf plantain, ribgrass, ribwort
Life cycle: Perennial
Found in: Cropland, orchards, disturbed sites and turfgrass throughout the U.S.
General description: Narrow leaves that form a basal rosette with a flowering spike.
Seedlings: Cotyledons are linear, smooth and grasslike.
True leaves: Linear to lanceolate, with veins running the length of the leaf. Form a basal rosette and may have hairs.
Flowers and fruit: Flowers are inconspicuous and occur on an unbranched leafless spike. Fruit is a
two-seeded capsule.

Similar Weeds

Ask an Agronomist

The material and content contained in the Greenbook label database is for general use information only. Agworld and Greenbook do not provide any guarantee or assurance that the information obtained through this service is accurate, current or correct, and are therefore not liable for any loss resulting, directly or indirectly, from reliance upon this service. This label database does not replace the official manufacture issued label. Users of this database must read and follow the actual product label affixed to the container before use of the product.