Pest plant - Skeleton weed

  • Fact sheet
  • August 2015
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A mature skeleton weed (left) and a rosette (right)

Skeleton weed (Chondrilla juncea) is a deep-rooted perennial weed native to south-western Asia and the Mediterranean. It competes with crops and pastures.

Description

Why is it a problem? 

Distribution

Ecology

How it spreads

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