A LIST OF WEEDS AND THE HERBICIDES THAT CONTROL THEM

List of English and Afrikaans common names with reference to the botanical name

List of botanical names of weeds in alphabetical order with reference to the products that control them

Afrikaans and English common name

Botanical name

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Aandblom

Oenothera indecora

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Aandblom

Oenothera laciniata

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Aandblom

Oenothera spp.

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Aandblom

Oenothera stricta

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Aapstertsteekgras

Aristida congesta

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African Goosegrass

Eleusine africana

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Agtsadige kruipsterklits

Acanthospermum australe

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Akkerereprys

Veronica persica

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Akkerwinde

Convolvulus arvensis

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Alle onkruide

Industrial areas

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Annual scleranthus

Scleranthus annuus

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Annual signalgrass

Urochloa panicoides

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Annual three‐awn

Aristida adscensionis

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Annual yellow sweet clover

Melilotus indica

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Apple‐of‐Peru

Nicandra physalodes

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Argemone ochroleuca

Argemone subfusiformis

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Arrowleaf Sida

Sida rhombifolia

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Asbosvygie

Psilocaulon rogersiae

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Aster

Tridax procumbens

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Augustinusgras

Stenotaphrum secundatum

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Bankrotbossie

Stoebe vulgaris

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Bankrupt bush

Stoebe vulgaris

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Barnyard grass

Echinochloa crus-galli

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Basterappelliefie

Nicandra physalodes

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Bastersinjaalgras

Pseudobrachiaria deflexa

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Beesbossie

Pentzia pilulifera

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Beesvygie

Ruschia canonotata

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Bengaalse wandelende jood

Commelina benghalensis

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Benghal wandering jew

Commelina benghalensis

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Bergvygie

Drosanthemum hispidum

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Besemgoed

Restio triticeus

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Bewertjiegras

Briza maxima

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Bidens formosa

Cosmos bipinnatus

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Biesie

Ficinia filiformis

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Biesie

Ficinia indica

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Biesie

Fimbristylus dichotoma

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Biesie

Fimbristylus spp.

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Biesie

Isolepsis antarctica

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Bietou

Chrysanthemoides monilifera

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Bind weed

Convolvulus sagittatus

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Bitter karoo bult

Pentzia globosa

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Bitter karoo bush

Pentzia globosa

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Bitterbossie

Centaurea repens

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Black footed signal grass

Brachiaria nigropedata

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Black jack

Bidens spp.

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Blackjack

Bidens pilosa

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Blacknightshade

Solanum retroflexum

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Blackseed fingergrass

Digitaria ternata

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Bladderweed

Hibiscus trionum

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Blou lupine

Lupinus angustifolius

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Bloublommetjie

Felicia muricata

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Bloudisseldoring

Echium plantagineum (= E. lycopsis)

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Blouwaterbossie

Verbena bonariensis

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Blue lupin

Lupinus angustifolius

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Blue panic

Panicum schinzii

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Blue pimpernel

Anagallis arvensis

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Bluisaad soetgras

Eragrostis trichophora

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Bobbejaantjie

Babiana stricta

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Bobbejaantjie

Babiana stricta

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Bobbejaantou

Convolvulus sagittatus

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Bobbinweed

Leucas martinicensis

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Boerhavia

Boerhavia erecta

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Boetebossie

Xanthium spinosum

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Bokbaaivygie

Dorotheanthus bellidiformis

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Bosbrandnetel

Urtica urens

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Bosluisgras

Eragrostis superba

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Bosveldbeesgras

Urochloa mosambicensis

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Botterblom

Gazania krebsiana

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Brachiaria deflexa

Pseudobrachiaria deflexa

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Brandnetel

Urtica dioica

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Brasiliaanse Paronychia

Paronychia brasiliana

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Brazilian Paronychia

Paronychia brasiliana

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Bread signal grass

Brachiaria brizantha

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Breëblaar bloustamgras

Panicum deustum

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Breeblaarperswieke

Vicia sativa

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Breëblaarsetaria

Setaria megaphylla

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Bristly ox‐tongue

Picris echioides

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Broadleaved panic

Panicum deustum

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Broad‐leaved purple vetch

Vicia sativa

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Broadleaved setaria

Setaria megaphylla

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Brome grass

Bromus spp.

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Bromus unioloides

Bromus catharticus

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Bromus willdenowii

Bromus catharticus

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Broodsinjaalgras

Brachiaria brizantha

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Bruinkruisgras

Eustachys paspoloides

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Bruinvingergras

Chloris gayana

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Buckbay vygie

Dorotheanthus bellidiformis

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Buffaloquick paspalum

Paspalum paspolodes

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Buffelskweek paspalum

Paspalum paspolodes

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Bur

Triumfetta pilosa

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Bur bristle grass

Setaria verticillata

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Bur clover

Medicago hispida

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Bur clover

Medicago trebuloides

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Burclover

Medicago polymorpha

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Bush buffalo grass

Setaria chevallieri

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Bush‐tick berry

Chrysanthemoides monilifera

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Bushveld signalgrass

Urochloa mosambicensis

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Butter flower

Gazania krebsiana

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Buttonweed

Borreria natalensis

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Buttonweed

Borreria natalensis

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Canada thistle

Cirsium arvense

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Canadian fleabane

Conyza canadensis

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Canary seed grass

Phalaris canariensis

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Canary seed grass

Phalaris spp.

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Cape khakiweed

Inula graveolens

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Cape marigold

Arctotheca calendula

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Cape pigweed

Amaranthus hybridus

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Cape wild barley

Hordeum capense

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Cape Wild Mustard

Sisymbrium capense

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Carrot weed

Brayulinea densa

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Carrot weed

Brayulinea densa

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Carrotseed grass

Tragus berteronianus

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Caster‐oil plant

Ricinus communis

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Catchweed

Galium spurium

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Cat's tail grass

Dinebra retrofexa

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Catstail dropseed

Sporobolus pyramidalis

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Cattle bush

Pentzia pilulifera

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Cattle vygie

Ruschia canonotata

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Chamaesyce hirta

Euphorbia hirta

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Chamaesyce inaequilatera

Euphorbia inaequilatera

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Chick weed

Stellaria media

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Chicken corn

Sorghum sudanense

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Chilean love grass

Eragrostis virescens

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Chileense Eragrostis

Eragrostis virescens

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Chinese bur

Triumfetta rhomboidea

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Clammy goosefoot

Chenopodium pumilio

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Climbing knotweed

Bilderdykia convolvulus

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Climbing knotweed

Fallopia convolvulus (= Polygonum convolvulus)

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Clover

Medicago spp.

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Clover

Trifolium spp.

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Cocklebur

Xanthium strumarium

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Common couch

Cynodon dactylon

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Common dandelion

Taraxacum officinale

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Common dock

Rumex lanceolatus

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Common ehrharta

Ehrharta calycina

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Common mealie‐witchweed

Striga asiatica

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Common morning glory

Ipomoea purpurea

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Common paspalum

Paspalum dilatatum

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Common pigweed

Amaranthus chlorostachys

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Common ragweed

Ambrosia artemesiifolia

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Common thatching grass

Hyparrhenia hirta

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Common thorn apple

Datura stramonium

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Common wild mustard

Sisymbrium thellungii

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Common wild oats

Avena fatua

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Common wild sorghum

Sorghum verticilliflorum

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Conyza albida

Conyza sumatrensis

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Conyza sumatrensis

Conyza albida

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Corn spurry

Spergula arvensis

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Cosmos

Cosmos bipinnatus (=Bidens formosa)

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Cottonwool grass

Imperata cylindrica

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Cotula

Cotula anthemoides

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Cotula

Cotula tenella

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Cotula

Cotula tenella

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Couch paspalum

Paspalum distichum

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Couch paspalum

Paspalum paspolodes

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Crab fingergrass

Digitaria sanguinalis

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Cranesbill

Geranium molle

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Crassula

Crassula thunbergiana

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Crassula

Crassula thunbergiana

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Creeping fern

Gleichenia polypodioides

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Creeping sorrel

Oxalis corniculata

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Crowfoot

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

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Cudweed

Gnaphalium pensylvanicum

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Cudweed

Gnaphalium subfalcatum

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Curly dock

Rumex crispus

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Cutleaf evening primrose

Oenothera laciniata

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Dagga

Cannabis sativa

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Daggapit

Cirsium vulgare

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Daisy

Tridax procumbens

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Dandelion

Taraxacum serotinum

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Darnel

Lolium temulentum

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Dekgras

Hyparrhenia hirta

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Devils thorn

Tribulus terrestris

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Dock

Rumex spp.

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Domonia weed

Parthenium hysterophorus

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Domoniabossie

Parthenium hysterophorus

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Donsgras

Imperata cylindrica

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Doringmisbredie

Amaranthus spinosus

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Drabok

Lolium temulentum

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Dubbeltjie

Tribulus terrestris

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Duinegras

Pentaschistis thunbergii

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Duiwekerwel

Fumaria muralis = (F. officinalis)

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Duiwekerwel

Fumaria spp.

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Dune grass

Pentaschistis thunbergii

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Dwarf marigold

Schkuhria pinnata

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Eastern province vlei‐grass

Eragrostis lehmanniana

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Echium lycopsis

Echium plantagineum

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Eenjarige geelstinkklawer

Melilotus indica

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Eenjarige sinjaalgras

Urochloa panicoides

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Eenjarige steekgras

Aristida adscensionis

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Ehrharta

Ehrharta subspicata

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Eight‐seeded prostrate starbur

Acanthospermum australe

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Elands senna

Cassia italica

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Elandsertjie

Cassia italica

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Elbow buffalo grass

Panicum subalbidum

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Elmboogbuffelsgras

Panicum subalbidum

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Erect boerhavia

Boerhavia diffusa

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Erigeron bonariensis

Conyza bonariensis

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European verbena

Verbena officinalis

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Europese verbena

Verbena officinalis

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Evening primrose

Oenothera spp.

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False signal grass

Brachiaria deflexa

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False signal grass

Pseudobrachiaria deflexa

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Fan grass

Eustachys paspoloides

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Feathered chloris

Chloris virgata

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Fennel

Foeniculum vulgare

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Feverfew

Parthenium hysterophorus

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Fiddle neck

Amsinckia calycina

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Fiddle neck

Amsinckia menziesii

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Fiddleneck

Amsinckia augustiflora

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Field bindweed

Convolvulus arvensis

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Field speedwell

Veronica persica

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Fine‐bristled bur grass

Cenchrus brownii

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Finger grass

Digitaria spp.

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Finger sorrel

Oxalis polyphylla

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Five‐fingers

Cyanella lutea

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Five‐seeded prostrate starbur

Acanthospermum glabratum

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Flat‐seed love grass

Eragrostis superba

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Flax‐leaf fleabane

Conyza bonariensis (= Erigeron bonariensis)

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Fleabane

Conyza spp.

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Four‐leaved allseed

Polycarpon tetraphyllum

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Free state daisy

Arctotis venusta

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Fumaria

Fumaria spp.

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Fumaria officinalis

Fumaria muralis

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Fumitory

Fumaria muralis = (F. officinalis)

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Fur grass

Enneapogon cenchroides

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Fynbiesie

Fimbristylis hispidula

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Fynbos

Fynbos spp

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Fynbos

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Fynklitsgras

Cenchrus brownii

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Fynsaadgras

Eragrostis pilosa

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Gallant soldier

Galinsoga parviflora

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Gallant soldier

Galinsoga pharnaceoides

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Ganskos

Cenia turbinata

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Ganskos

Lancisia turbinata

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Garden bristle grass

Setaria pallide-fusca

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Garden grass

Urochloa brachyura

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Garden urochloa 

Urochloa panicoides

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Gaspeldoring

Ulex europaeus

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Geelbiesie

Kyllinga erecta

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Geelblom bloudissel

Argemone mexicana

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Geelbos

Galenia africana

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Geellobelia

Monopsis lutea

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Geelsuring

Oxalis pes-caprae

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Geeluintjie

Cyperus esculentus

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Gekleurde melkkruid

Euphorbia geniculata

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Gekleurde melkkruid

Euphorbia heterophylla

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Gestreepte wildekomkommer

Cucumis myriocarpus

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Gewonde misbredie

Amaranthus spp.

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Gewonde wildehawer

Avena fatua

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Gewone buffelsgras

Panicum maximum

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Gewone kweekgras

Cynodon dactylon

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Gewone mielierooiblom

Striga asiatica

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Gewone misbredie

Amaranthus chlorostachys

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Gewone paspalum

Paspalum dilatatum

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Gewone purperwinde

Ipomoea purpurea

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Gewone stinkblaar

Datura stramonium

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Gewone wildemosterd

Sisymbrium thellungii

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Gewone wildesorghum

Sorghum verticilliflorum

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Giant paspalum

Paspalum urvillei

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Giant star grass

Cynodon plectostachys

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Gisekia

Gisekia pharnaceoides

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Gladde melkkruid

Euphorbia inaequilatera (= Chamaesyce inaequilatera)

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Gladdetongblaar

Rumex lanceolatus

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Gnaphalium luteo-album

Pseudognaphalium luteo-album

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Goose daisy

Cenia turbinata

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Goose daisy

Lancisia turbinata

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Goose grass

Eleusine coracana

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Goose grass

Eleusine indica

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Goosefoot

Chenopodium spp.

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Gorse

Ulex europaeus

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Gousblom

Arctotis leiocarpa

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Grasse

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Green goosefoot

Chenopodium bontei

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Green goosefoot

Chenopodium carinatum

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Groenbossie

Pseudognaphalium undulatum

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Groenhondebossie

Chenopodium bontei

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Groenhondebossie

Chenopodium carinatum

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Groot senecio

Senecio madagascariensis

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Grootpluimeragrostis

Eragrostis aspera

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Grootstinkblaar

Datura ferox

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Grootwortelsaadgras

Tragus racemosus

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Guinea grass

Panicum maximum

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Guinea‐fowl grass

Rottboellia cochinchinensis (= R. exaltata)

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Gun Powder Weed

Silene gallica

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Gunpowder weed

Silene spp

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Haasgras

Pentaschistis patula

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Hairy creeping milk weed

Euphorbia chamaesyce

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Hairy creeping milkweed

Chamaesyce prostrata

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Hairy wild lettuce

Hypochoeris radicata

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Hanepootmanna

Echinochloa crus-galli

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Haregrass

Laslochloa longifolia

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Harige skaapslaai

Hypochoeris radicata

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Haright kruipmelkkruid

Chamaesyce prostrata

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Hartblaartaaiman Verdompsterk

Sida cordifolia

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Hawer

Avena sativa

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Hawersaadgras

Ehrharta longiflora

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Heartleaf Sida Flannel Weed

Sida cordifolia

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Hedge wild mustard

Sisymbrium officinale

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Heiningwildemosterd

Sisymbrium officinale

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Henbit

Lamium amplexicaule

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Henbit

Lamium amplexicaule

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Herderstassie

Capsella bursa-pastoris

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Heuningbossie

Melolobium humile

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Hoenderspoor

Dactyloctenium aegyptium

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Hondebossie

Chenopodium spp.

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Hondepisbossie

Chenopodium album

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Honeybush

Melolobium humile

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Hongerbossenecio

Senecio consanguineus

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Indringer‐Ageratum

Ageratum conyzoides

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Inkberry

Phytolacca heptandra

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Inkberry

Phytolacca octandra

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Inkbessie

Phytolacca octandra

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Inkbossie

Phytolacca heptandra

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Invading ageratum

Ageratum conyzoides

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Italiaanse raaigras

Lolium multiflorum

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Italian ryegrass

Lolium multiflorum

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Jacobregop

Zinnia peruviana

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Japanese brome

Bromus japonicus

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Japanese brome

Bromus pectinatus

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Japanese bromus

Bromus japonicus

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Jersey cudweed

Pseudognaphalium luteo-album (= Gnaphalium luteo-album)

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Johnson grass

Sorghum halepense

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Johnsongras

Sorghum halepense

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Jongosgras

Eleusine indica

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Kaapse dubbeltjie

Emex australis

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Kaapse kakiebos

Inula graveolens

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Kaapse misbredie

Amaranthus retroflexus

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Kaapse wildegars

Hordeum capense

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Kakiebos

Tagetes minuta

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Kakiedubbeltjie

Alternanthera pungens

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Kanada‐dissel

Cirsium arvense

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Kanadese skraalhans

Conyza canadensis

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Kanariesaadgras

Phalaris canariensis

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Kanariesaadgras

Phalaris spp.

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Kankerbos

Xanthium strumarium

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Karoo daisy

Arctotis leiocarpa

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Karoobos

Pentzia suffruticosa

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Karoobush

Pentzia suffruticosa

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Karroo bush

Oncosiphon suffruticosum

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Kasterolieboom

Ricinus communis

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Katstert fynsaadgras

Sporobolus pyramidalis

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Keistervaring

Gleichenia polypodioides

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Kenaf

Hibiscus cannabinus

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Keurboom

Virgillia oroboides

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Keurgras

Ehrharta subspicata

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Khaki bur weed

Alternanthera pungens

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Khaki weed

Tagetes minuta

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Kiepiemanna

Sorghum sudanense

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Kiesieblaar

Malva parviflora

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Kikoejoe

Pennisetum clandestinum

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Kikuyu

Pennisetum clandestinum

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Klawer

Medicago spp.

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Klawer

Trifolium spp.

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Kleefkruid

Galium spurium

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Klein misbredie

Amaranthus viridis

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Klein pers wieke

Vicia hirsuta

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Klein purperwinde

Ipomoea coscinosperma

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Kleinbuffelsgras

Panicum coloratum

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Kleinkakiebos

Schkuhria pinnata

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Kleinsaadkanariegras

Phalaris minor

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Kleinskraalhans

Conyza bonariensis (= Erigeron bonariensis)

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Kleintolbossie

Leucas martinicensis

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Klewerige appelliefie

Physalis viscosa

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Klimop

Convolvulus farinosus

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Klits

Triumfetta pilosa

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Klitsbossie

Triumfetta annua

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Klitsbossie

Triumfetta spp.

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Klitsklawer

Medicago polymorpha

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Klitsklawer

Medicago trebuloides

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Klitssetaria

Setaria verticillata

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Knapsekêrel

Bidens pilosa

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Knapsekêrel

Bidens spp.

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Knawel

Scleranthus annuus

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Knopkruid

Galinsoga parviflora

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Knopkruid

Galinsoga pharnaceoides

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Kosmos

Cosmos bipinnatus (=Bidens formosa)

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Kruiehondebossie

Chenopodium ambrosioides

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Kruip sinjaalgras

Urochloa mosambicensis

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Kruipknopamarant

Gomphrena celosioides

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Kruisvingergras

Digitaria sanguinalis

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Kruitbossie

Silene gallica

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Krultongblaar

Rumex crispus

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Kweek‐paspalum

Paspalum paspolodes

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Landsbuffelsgras

Panicum schinzii

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Langbaardswenkgras

Vulpia myuros

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Langbeen paspalum

Paspalum urvillei

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Langnaaldbromus

Bromus diandrus

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Large carrotseed grass

Tragus racemosus

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Large thorn apple

Datura ferox

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Lesser cockle bur

Triumfetta annua

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Lesser cockle bur

Triumfetta spp.

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Litjiesinjaalgras

Brachiaria eruciformis

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Love grass

Eragrostis spp.

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Love grass

Eragrostis trichophora

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Maagbossie

Aristea africana

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Maagbush

Aristea africana

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Madeira vine

Anredera basseloides

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Maize

Zea mays

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Marsh grass

Echinochloa colona

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Mealie Crotalaria

Crotalaria sphaerocarpa

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Meerjarige misbredie

Amaranthus deflexus

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Meerjarige raaigras

Lolium perenne

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Meksikaanse papawer

Argemone subfusiformis (=A. ochroleuca)

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Melkkruide

Euphorbia spp.

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Mielie Crotalaria

Crotalaria sphaerocarpa

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Mielies

Zea mays

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Milkweed

Euphorbia peplus

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Milkweeds

Euphorbia spp.

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Misbredie

Amaranthus brasiliensis

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Misbredie

Amaranthus hybridus

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Moerasgras

Echinochloa colona

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Moltenobossie

Senecio burchelli

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Molteno‐disease Senecio

Senecio inaequidens

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Molteno‐disease‐senecio

Senecio burchelli

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Mooinooientjie

Cleome rubella

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Moon cactus

Harrisia martinii

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Musk heron's bill

Erodium moschatum

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Muurhondebossie

Chenopodium murale

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Naaldvrug

Polycarpon tetraphyllum

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Narrow‐leaved ribwort

Plantago lanceolata

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Nassella polgras

Stipa trichotoma

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Nassella tussock

Stipa trichotoma

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Nastergal

Solanum nigrum

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Nastergal

Solanum retroflexum

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Natal red‐top

Rhynchelytrum repens

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Natal red‐top

Rynchelytrum repens

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Natalse rooipluim

Rhynchelytrum repens

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Navelwort

Hydrocotyl americana

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Nettle‐leaved goosefoot

Chenopodium murale

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Nidorella

Nidorella resedifolia

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Nidorella

Nidorella spp.

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Nidorella

Nidorella resedifolia

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Nightshade

Solanum nigrum

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Oats

Avena sativa

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Oat‐seed grass

Ehrharta longiflora

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Opslag aartappels

Solanum tuberosum

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Opslaggars

Hordeum vulgare

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Opslagkoring

Triticum aestivum

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Osgras

Eleusine coracana

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Ossetongblaar

Anchusa azurea

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Oulandsgras

Eragrostis curvula

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Ox tongue

Anchusa azurea

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Painted milkweed

Euphorbia geniculata

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Painted milkweed

Euphorbia heterophylla

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Pampas grass

Cortaderia spp.

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Pampasgras

Cortaderia spp.

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Paper thorn

Alternanthera pungens

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Papierdubbeltjie

Alternanthera pungens

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Paraffienbos

Chromolaena odorata

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Parthenium

Parthenium hysterophorus

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Pattersons curse

Echium plantagineum (= E. lycopsis)

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Pauluskruid

Sigesbeckia orientalis

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Peperbossie

Coronopus didymus

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Peperbossie

Lepidium africanum

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Peperbossie

Lepidium bonariense

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Pepper cress

Lepidium africanum

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Pepper cress

Lepidium bonariense

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Pepperwort

Lepidium brassiceae

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Perdeblom

Taraxacum officinale

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Perdedubbeltjie

Ibecella lutea

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Perdkloutjies

Hydrocotyl americana

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Perennial pigweed

Amaranthus deflexus

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Perennial ryegrass

Lolium perenne

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Pers echium

Echium plantagineum (= E. lycopsis)

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Pienknagblom

Oenothera rosea

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Pienksuring

Oxalis luteola

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Pigweed

Amaranthus brasiliensis

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Pigweed

Amaranthus retroflexus

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Pigweed

Amaranthus spp.

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Pimpernel

Anagallis arvensis

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Pink evening primrose

Oenothera rosea

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Pink sorrel

Oxalis luteola

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Plantago

Plantago spp.

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Platdissel

Taraxacum serotinum

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Polgras

Ehrharta calycina

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Polygonum convolvulus

Fallopia convolvulus

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Predikantsluis

Bromus spp.

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Pretoria Sida

Sida rhombifolia

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Pretty lady

Cleome rubella

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Prickly Malvastrum

Malvastrum coromandelianum

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Prostrate globe amaranth

Gomphrena celosioides

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Prostrate knotweed

Polygonum aviculare

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Purple echium

Echium plantagineum (= E. lycopsis)

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Purple nutsedge

Cyperus rotundus

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Purple top

Verbena bonariensis

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Purslane

Portulaca oleracea

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Purslane

Portulaca quadrifida

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Purslane

Portulaca spp.

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Quaking grass

Briza maxima

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Raaigras

Lolium spp.

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Raak‐my‐nie

Sporobolus africanus

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Ramnas

Raphanus raphanistrum

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Rats tail fescue

Vulpia myuros

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Ratstail dropseed

Sporobolus africanus

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Red euphorbia

Euphorbia hirta = (Chamaesyce hirta)

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Red garden sorrel

Oxalis latifolia

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Red grass

Themeda tiandra

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Red pigweed

Amaranthus thunbergii

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Red star zinnia

Zinnia peruviana

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Reddingsgras

Bromus catharticus (= B. unioloides/B. willdenowii)

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Reed

Restio triticeus

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Regop boerhavia

Boerhavia diffusa

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Regopsterklits

Acanthospermum hispidum

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Rescue grass

Bromus catharticus (= B. unioloides/B. willdenowii)

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Reuse paspalum

Paspalum urvillei

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Reuse stergras

Cynodon plectostachys

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Rhodes grass

Chloris gayana

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Ribbon bristle grass

Setaria megaphylla

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Ribwort

Plantago spp.

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Ripgut brome

Bromus diandrus

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Roerkruid

Gnaphalium pensylvanicum

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Roerkruid

Gnaphalium subfalcatum

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Roerkruid

Pseudognaphalium luteo-album (= Gnaphalium luteo-album)

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Rog

Secale cereale

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Rooi gras

Themeda tiandra

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Rooimelkkruid

Euphorbia hirta = (Chamaesyce hirta)

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Rooimisbredie

Amaranthus thunbergii

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Rooituinsuring

Oxalis latifolia

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Rooiuintjie

Cyperus rotundus

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Rotsstert fynsaadgras

Sporobolus africanus

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Rottboellia exaltata

Rottboellia cochinchinensis

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Rottboellia exaltata

Rottboellia cochinchinensis

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Rough love grass

Eragrostis aspera

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Rusperbossie

Cleome monophylla

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Russian knapweed

Centaurea repens

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Russian thistle

Salsola kali

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Rye

Secale cereale

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Rye grass

Lolium rigidum

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Ryegrass

Lolium spp.

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Salvia

Salvia verbenaca

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Sambreel melkkruid

Euphorbia helioscopia

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Sand bur grass

Cenchrus incertus

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Sandklitsgras

Cenchrus incertus

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Schrader goosefoot

Chenopodium schraderianum

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Sedge

Ficinia filiformis

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Sedge

Ficinia indica

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Sedge

Fimbristylus dichotoma

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Sedge

Fimbristylus spp.

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Sedge

Isolepsis antarctica

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Senecio

Senecio spp.

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Sheep sorrel

Rumex acetosella

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Sheep sorrel

Rumex angiocarpus

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Shepherd's purse

Capsella bursa-pastoris

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Sida

Sida spinosa

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Silver spike

Imperata cylindrica

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Silweraargras

Imperata cylindrica

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Skaapslaai

Hypochoeris glabra

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Skotsedissel

Cirsium vulgare

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Skraal cyperus

Cyperus distans

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Skraalhans

Conyza spp.

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Slangbos

Stoebe plumosa

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Slender amaranthus

Amaranthus viridis

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Slender Cyperus

Cyperus distans

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Slender meadow grass

Eragrostis pilosa

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Slender sedge

Bulbostylis hispidula

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Slender sedge

Fimbristylis hispidula

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Slingerduisendknoop

Bilderdykia convolvulus

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Slingerduisendknoop

Fallopia convolvulus (= Polygonum convolvulus)

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Smalblaarplantago

Plantago lanceolata

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Smalblaartaaiman

Sida rhombifolia

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Small buffalo grass

Panicum coloratum

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Small evening primrose

Oenothera indecora

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Small mallow

Malva parviflora

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Small morning glory

Ipomoea aristolochiaefolia

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Small morning glory

Ipomoea coscinosperma

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Small stinging nettle

Urtica urens

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Small‐seeded canary grass

Phalaris minor

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Smelter's bush

Flaveria bidentis

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Smeltersbossie

Flaveria bidentis

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Smooth cat's ear

Hypochoeris glabra

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Smooth creeping milkweed

Euphorbia inaequilatera (= Chamaesyce inaequilatera)

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Smuts finger grass

Digitaria eriantha

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Smuts vingergras

Digitaria eriantha

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Snotterbelletjie

Cleome gynandra

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Snowdrop tree

Virgillia oroboides

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Soetblousaadgras

Eragrostis lehmanniana

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Soetbuffelsgras

Panicum schinzii

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Soetgousblom

Arctotheca calendula

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Soetnagblom

Oenothera stricta

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Sojaboon

Glycine max

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Sonneblom

Helianthus annuus

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Sorrel

Oxalis spp.

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Sorrel

Rumex spp.

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Sowthistle

Sonchus oleraceus

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Sowthistle

Sonchus spp.

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Soyabean

Glycine max

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Spaanse knapsekerel

Bidens bipinnata

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Spaanse riet

Arundo donax

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Spanish blackjack

Bidens bipinnata

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Spanish reed

Arundo donax

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Spear thistle

Cirsium vulgare

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Speerdissel

Cirsium vulgare

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Spider wasp

Cleome gynandra

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Spider wisp

Gynandropsis gynandra

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Spiderweb chloris

Chloris pycnothrix

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Spiderweb chloris

Chloris radiata

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Spike leaf

Spermacoce senensis

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Spindle pod

Cleome monophylla

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Spinnerakchloris

Chloris pycnothrix

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Spinnerakchloris

Chloris radiata

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Spiny cocklebur

Xanthium spinosum

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Spiny emex

Emex australis

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Spiny sesbania

Sesbania bispinosa

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Sporrie

Spergula arvensis

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Spotted knotweed

Persicaria laphthifolia

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Spurges

Euphorbia spp.

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St Augustine Grass

Stenotaphrum secundatum

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St Paul's Wort

Sigesbeckia orientalis

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Stapf's buffalo grass

Panicum stapfianum

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Stapf's buffelsgras

Panicum stapfianum

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Starvation senecio

Senecio consanguineus

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Steenboksuring

Rumex angiocarpus

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Steenboksuring

Rumex spp.

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Stekel Picris

Picris echioides

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Stekelsesbania

Sesbania bispinosa

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Sterremuur

Stellaria media

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Sticky gooseberry

Physalis viscosa

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Stinging nettle

Urtica dioica

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Stink eragrostis

Eragrostis cilianensis

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Stink mayweed

Anthemis cotula

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Stinkblaar

Datura spp.

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Stinkhondebossie

Chenopodium multifidum

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Stinking eragrostis

Eragrostis cilianensis

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Stinking goosefoot

Chenopodium multifidum

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Stinkkamille

Anthemis cotula

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Stinkkruid

Nidorella spp.

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Stinkkruid

Pentzia grandiflora

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Stinkkruid

Pentzia spp.

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Stinkweed

Pentzia grandiflora

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Stinkweed

Pentzia spp.

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Stradwildemosterd

Sisymbrium capense

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Striped wild cucumber

Cucumis myriocarpus

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Sunflower

Helianthus annuus

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Suring

Oxalis spp.

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Swart voetjiegras

Brachiaria nigropedata

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Swartsaad vingergras

Digitaria ternata

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Swaziland fingergrass

Digitaria didactyla

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Swaziland fingergrass

Digitaria swazilandensis

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Swaziland‐vingergras

Digitaria didactyla

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Sweet buffalo grass

Panicum laevifolium

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Sweet buffalo grass

Panicum schinzii

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Sweet signal grass

Brachiaria eruciformis

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Sweet sundrop

Oenothera stricta

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Swinecress

Coronopus didymus

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Sydissel

Sonchus oleraceus

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Sydissel

Sonchus spp.

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Taaipol

Eragrostis plana

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Tall fleabane

Conyza floribunda

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Tall fleabane

Conyza sumatrensis (=C. albida)

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Tall paspalum

Paspalum urvillei

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Tall senecio

Senecio madagascariensis

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Tarentaalgras

Rottboellia cochinchinensis (= R. exaltata)

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Tassel three‐awn

Aristida congesta

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Teff grass

Eragrostis teff

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Tefgras

Eragrostis teff

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Terblansbossie

Hibiscus trionum

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Thorn apple

Datura spp.

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Thorny pigweed

Amaranthus spinosus

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Tiny purple vetch

Vicia hirsuta

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Tolbos

Salsola kali

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Tough love grass

Eragrostis plana

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Toukaktus

Harrisia martinii

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Triffid weed

Chromolaena odorata

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Tropical finger grass

Digitaria ciliaris

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Tropical Richardia

Richardia brasiliensis

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Tropiese Richardia

Richardia brasiliensis

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Tropiese vingergras

Digitaria ciliaris

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Tuin setaria

Setaria pallide-fusca

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Tuin urochloa

Urochloa panicoides

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Tuingras

Cotula anthemoides

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Tuingras

Enneapogon cenchroides

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Tuinranksuring

Oxalis corniculata

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Turknael

Erodium moschatum

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Umbrella milkweed

Euphorbia helioscopia

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Undulate cudweed

Pseudognaphalium undulatum

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Undulated cudweed

Gnaphalium undulatum

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Upright boerhavia

Boerhavia erecta

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Upright starbur

Acanthospermum hispidum

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Urochloa

Urochloa brachyura

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Vaalskraalhans

Conyza sumatrensis (=C. albida)

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Vanwyksbossie

Galenia secunda

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Vanwyksbush

Galenia secunda

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Various algae

Algae

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Varkkos

Portulaca oleracea

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Varkslaai

Herrea blanda

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Veronica

Veronica spp.

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Veronica

Veronica spp.

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Verskeie alg

Algae

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Vetch

Vicia spp.

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Vingergras

Digitaria spp.

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Vingersuring

Oxalis polyphylla

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Vinkel

Foeniculum vulgare

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Vioolnek

Amsinckia calycina

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Vioolnek

Amsinckia menziesii

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Vleigras

Sporobolus pyramidalis

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Vleigrass

Sporobolus spp.

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Vlooihondebossie

Chenopodium schraderianum

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Voelduisendknoop

Polygonum aviculare

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Volunteer barley

Hordeum vulgare

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Volunteer lupins

Lupinus angustifolius

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Volunteer potatoes

Solanum tuberosum

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Volunteer wheat

Triticum aestivum

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Volunteer wheat

Triticum spp.

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Vyfsadige kruipsterklits

Acanthospermum glabratum

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Vyfvingerblaar

Cyanella lutea

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Vygie

Psilocaulon rogersiae

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Vygie

Drosanthemum hispidum

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Vygie

Prenia spp.

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Afrikaans and English common name

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Weeping love grass

Eragrostis curvula

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White clover

Trifolium repens

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White evening primrose

Oenothera tetraptera

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White flowered Mexican poppy

Argemone subfusiformis (=A. ochroleuca)

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White goosefoot

Chenopodium album

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Wieke

Vicia spp.

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Wild aster

Felicia muricata

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Wild barley

Hordeum murinum

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Wild bindweed

Convolvulus farinosus

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Wild celery

Apium leptophyllum

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Wild celery

Ciclospermum leptophyllum

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Wild cow pea

Vigna verticillata

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Wild gooseberry

Physalis angulata

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Wild grain sorghum

Sorghum bicolor

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Wild jute

Corchorus trilocularis

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Wild lettuce

Lactuca serriola

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Wild mustard

Rapistrum rugosum

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Wild oats

Avena spp.

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Wild parsley

Cineraria lyrata

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Wild pelargonium

Pelargonium capitatum

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Wild petunia

Ipomoea obscura

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Wild radish

Raphanus raphanistrum

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Wild sesame

Sesamum triphyllum

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Wild sweetpea

Vigna vexillata

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Wild watermelon

Citrullus lanatus

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Wilde appelliefie

Physalis angulata

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Wilde ertjie

Vigna vexillata

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Wilde jute

Corchorus trilocularis

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Wilde mostert

Rapistrum rugosum

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Wilde seldery

Ciclospermum leptophyllum

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Wildegars

Vulpia myuros

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Wildegars

Hordeum murinum

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Wildegraansorghum

Sorghum bicolor

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Wildehawer

Avena spp.

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Wildemalva

Pelargonium capitatum

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Wildeseldery

Apium leptophyllum

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Wildesesam

Sesamum triphyllum

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Wildeslaai

Lactuca serriola

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Wildestokroos

Hibiscus cannabinus

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Wildewaatlemoen

Citrullus lanatus

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Winter grass

Poa annua

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Wintergras

Poa annua

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Wit soe

Dimorphotheca pluvialis

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Witaandblom

Oenothera tetraptera

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Witgousblom

Arctotis venusta

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Withondebossie

Chenopodium album

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Witklawer

Trifolium repens

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Witpluim chloris

Chloris virgata

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Wonder lawn

Dichondra repens

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Wondergrasperk

Dichondra repens

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Woolly love grass

Eragrostis ciliaris

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Wormseed goosefoot

Chenopodium ambrosioides

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Wortelsaadgras

Tragus berteronianus

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Yellow bush

Galenia africana

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Yellow devil's claw

Ibecella lutea

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Yellow evening primrose

Oenothera stricta

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Yellow lobelia

Monopsis lutea

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Yellow nutsedge

Cyperus esculentus

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Yellow sedge

Kyllinga erecta

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Yellow sorrel

Oxalis pes-caprae

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Yellow‐flowered Mexican poppy

Argemone mexicana

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Zeleya

Zeleya pentandra

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Gewasbeskerming

Gewasbeskerming

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Insects Pests on Maize

wormExtensive papers on Insect Pest on Maizein South Africa. Maize is the third most important grain crop in the world, followed by rice and wheat. Numerous nematodes have been associated with maize but, among the most important pests of maize, are species of the lesion nematodes.....

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