Argemone ochroleuca Sweet subsp. ochroleuca (Mexican poppy) is widespread throughout NSW, it has cream to pale yellow petals; seeds approximately. Argemone mexicana subsp. ochroleuca (Sweet) Schwarzb., Pl. Syst. Evol. (3- 4): , comb. inval. Argemone mexicana var. Abstract. The effects of 2 concentrations (15 and 30%) of ethanolic Argemone ochroleuca Sweet (Papaveraceae) extracts were determined on the feeding.

Author: Kigasho Mezishakar
Country: Cape Verde
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Software
Published (Last): 2 January 2009
Pages: 295
PDF File Size: 11.91 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.88 Mb
ISBN: 627-4-38376-324-9
Downloads: 87467
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mazusar

Stamens mm long; anthers oblong, recurved. There are 6 delicate deciduous petals that are 2. Pollen anomaly – a clue to natural hybridity in Argemone Papaveraceae.

Scientific name

Stems are bluish-green, pithysmooth or slightly pubescent covered with short hairs. When the fruit is ripe it opens from the apex downwards, splitting away from the style with ribs attached to the stigma and so resembling the ribs of an umbrella.

These seeds may be spread by water, in mud or in contaminated agricultural produce e. Louis, Missouri and Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Siwakoti and Varma, Published in Invasive Plants. In Australia, the majority of seed is dispersed by flood waters Northern Territory Government, White-flowered Mexican poppy Scientific name: Mexico What is oxhroleuca invasive status in South Africa?


Weeds of Australia – Biosecurity Queensland Edition Fact Sheet

The spiny capsules and are generally oval i. There are numerous stamens. University Press of Hawaii. An illustrated botanical guide to the weeds of Australia. Does the plant have any uses? Distribution Table Top of page The distribution in this summary table is based on all argemlne information available. The seeds are numerous dark brown or black and globular and are about 1.

The second true leaf is also narrow but is deeply lobed. The leaves are generally 6 to 20cm long, 3 to 8cm wide, deeply divided into 7 to 11 coarse irregular lobes, covered with a powdery bloom argemond the upper surface of the leaf has paler stripes along the veins. The capsular fruit showing the umbrella like appearance of the ribs.

Plant demography, nitrogen fixation, ecosystem effects.

The second true leaf is also narrow but is deeply lobed. Argemone mexicanaA.

Argemone ochroleuca (pale Mexican pricklypoppy)

Environmental Impact Top of page A. Lycopodiaceae to Platanaceae [ed. There is some dispute with regards to the status of A.

Click on images to enlarge. Sheldon Navie seedling Photo: Biological invasion by Myrica faya in Hawaii: White-flowered Mexican poppy Argemone ochroleuca subsp.


African Entomology, 19 2: The wrgemone are showy and have a dark red 3 to 6 lobed stigma glandular region at the tip of the style. Grey or bluish-green spiny leaves with prominent white veins. Biological Control A biological control programme for A. What does it look like?

It grows from 60 to cm in height. If prevention is no longer possible, it is argemlne to treat the weed infestations when they are small to prevent them from establishing early detection and rapid response. The basal leaves are slightly stalked and crowded into a dense rosette a cluster of leaves at the base of a plant often lying flat against the ground.

Argemone ochroleuca – Wikispecies

Biological control of tropical weeds with Central and South American origin: Weed Fora in arable fields of eastern Ethiopia with emphasis on the occurrence of Parthenium hysterophorus. A reference guide to environmental weeds. If in doubt consult an expert.

Science College, Gujarat, India. Wilson, ; Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria,

Subscribe US Now