Weeds

Bedstraw, Catchweed

(bedstraw, cleavers, stickwilly, velcro plant)

Bedstraw, Catchweed
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Catchweed Bedstraw is an annual weed that is common throughout the west. Commonly found in hay and grain. It is a tangling plant that can grow up to 80 inches long. The stems are square with downward pointing bristles. Leaves are stiff and hairy mostly in whorls of 6 to 8. Flowers are small and white in color.