Horseweed (Conyza canadensis)
Composite Family

Horseweed (aka Canada fleabane; Erigeron canadensis) a winter annual.

Vegetative plants:

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Leaves:

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Seedheads:

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The fleabanes (in back of, and to the sides of, the milkweed) (common milkweed, center) are similar to horseweed::

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