Biology and Management of Ragweed Parthenium (Parthenium hysterophorous L.) in Ornamental Crop Production
Ragweed parthenium growing in a pot. Note the upright growth habit and the basal rosette leaves.
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Nursery Weeds
Asteraceae (taxonomic family)


How to Cite

Saha, Debalina, Chris Marble, Robert H. Stamps, Shawn Steed, and Nathan S. Boyd. 2016. “Biology and Management of Ragweed Parthenium (Parthenium Hysterophorous L.) in Ornamental Crop Production: ENH1270/EP531, 7/2016”. EDIS 2016 (7). Gainesville, FL:6.


This 6-page fact sheet provides an overview of Ragweed Parthenium, Parthenium hysterophorous L, including a species description and information on how to manage ragweed parthenium culturally, physically, and chemically. Written by Debalina Saha, Chris Marble, Robert H. Stamps, Shawn Steed, and Nathan S. Boyd, and published by the Environmental Horticulture Department, July 2016.

ENH1270/EP531: Biology and Management of Ragweed Parthenium (Parthenium hysterophorous L.) in Ornamental Crop Production (
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