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IPM1023, New January 2005

Missouri Weed Seeds

Plantaginaceae (Plantain familiy)

Broadleaf plant family

The group of plants known collectively as plantains has about 11 species in the state.

Plantain, blackseed Plantain, blackseed
Plantago rugelii

Plantain, bracted Plantain, bracted
Plantago aristata

buckhorn Plantain, buckhorn
Plantago lanceolata

Plantain, hoary Plantain, hoary
Plantago media

For an idea of relative seed size, each photo contains a millimeter ruler. The distance between increments is 1 mm.

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