from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of chenopodiaceous plants of the tribe Chenoleæ, characterized by a turbinate perianth, the lobes broadly winged in the fertile flowers.
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- n. summer cypress
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Mucklow said the workshop also will provide valuable information on integrating the more fire resistant forage plants, such as kochia, into cheatgrass-dominated grasslands in the Western United States.
It also controls a broad spectrum of broadleaf weeds, such as kochia, wild mustard and wild buckwheat.
However, summer annual weeds that come up in the spring, such as kochia and wild buckwheat may not be controlled with a fall treatment, unless the herbicide has good residual activity.
DuPont has a new herbicide out called Harmony SG that would be good for broadleaf contol in safflower, but it doesn't give good control on kochia.
He added trials showed more than 90 percent control on several weeds, including wild oats, foxtails, pigweed, lambsquarters, wild buckwheat, kochia, wild mustard, and Russian thistle.
Herbicide resistance among kochia likely caused by several genetic variations
Creeping Jenny, kochia and pigeon grass are the main weeds the Engrafs battle every year on their farms.
Some kochia is starting to pop up in the crop, he said.