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IGKV WEED SEARCH

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Black jack, hairy beggertick, Spanish needles

Halbi Name plant
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Farmer's Friend, Sui ka ped, Chirchitta
Scientific name Bidens pilosa L.
Family Asteraceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant Herbaceous, erect, and glabrous with 70 cm tall stem, 4 angled, dichotomously branching, and form taproot.
Leaves Opposite, petiolate, deeply bipinnated, glabrous or with a few sparse hairs, 20 cm long 12 cm broad.
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Flower Single axillary, pedunculate flower head, 1 mm long, glabrous, Pappus absent. seedflower
Fruit/ seed Highly elongated, oblong, 4-angled, widest near middle, apex bears 2-4 stiff barbed spines. Brown to black
Habitat and distribution Dryland field
Flowering and fruiting August to October
Associated with Bunds of field
Habit
Inflorescence

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