Spotted Knapweed – 7/12/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/12/20
Observation Time: 7:00 p.m.
Observation Location: along Gavins Pond Road
Common Name: Spotted Knapweed
Scientific Name: Centaurea maculosa
Comments: Spotted knapweed is not native to North America (it came from Europe). It is poisonous to other plants, creating barren areas where only knapweed grows. It can be a skin irritant.
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