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Weeds Crossword--common and scientific names

 Dr. Leonard Perry, University of Vermont
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Below are some common names of common weeds in the Northeast U.S.  Can you fill in their genus names?



 


Across
1 pigweed, lambsquarter's
6 dock
7 ground ivy
8 dandelion
10 nettle
11 plantain
14 milk thistle
19 coltsfoot
20 milkweed
21 Canada thistle

Down

1 bindweed

2 horsetail

3 purslane

4 chickweed

5 vetch

9

12 burdock

13 bedstraw

15

16 winter cress

17 Japanese knotweed

18


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