crofton weed

noun, often capitalized C
crof·​ton weed | \ ˈkrȯftən- also -räf- \

Definition of crofton weed

: an herb (Eupatorium riparium) native to the New World but now common in Australia that is a troublesome weed on rangelands

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“Crofton weed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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