Pigweed

Common Name

Pigweed

Scientific Name

Portulaca Oleracea

Family

Portulaceae

Lifecycle

Annual

Seasons of Growth

Spring / Summer

Key Distinguishing Feature

Succulent leaves, Red stems and also produces yellow flowers from August to March.

A prostrate, succulent running annual herb that often forms dense mats with spoon shaped shiny leaves. Seeds germinate from spring to summer.

Key Products for Control:

Bow & Arrow - 50mL/100m2