Ireland

Cleavers

Galium aparine

Description
Annual or perennial climbing weed, propagating itself by seed, up to 120 cm (47.24 inch) tall.

Characteristic Features
Rough, sticky leaves ("sticky weed"). The leaves form whorls at the stem nodes. G. aparine can grow upwards only by supporting itself on other plants.

Cotyledons
An elongated oval in shape, tough, fleshy, bluish-green, with a distinct notch at the tip.

Stems
Prostrate or scrambling, square in cross-section, often branching, with "sticky" hairs at the ridges.

Leaves
4-8 lanceolate leaves forming whorls at the stem nodes. Leaves are"sticky" by downward-pointing bristles.

Pesticides
Ally Ultra
intensity: ★★★
Axial One
intensity: ★★★
Basagran
intensity: ★★★
Basagran SG
intensity: ★★★
Benta 480 SL
intensity: ★★★
Betanal Max Pro
intensity: ★★★
Broadway Star
intensity: ★★★
Careca
intensity: ★★★
Compitox Plus
intensity: ★★★
Defy
intensity: ★★★
Duplosan KV
intensity: ★★★
Elumis
intensity: ★★★
Emerger
intensity: ★★★
Ethosat 500
intensity: ★★★
Farmco Beet-Clean
intensity: ★★★
Farmco Lenzo Flo
intensity: ★★★
Flight
intensity: ★★★
Foundation
intensity: ★★★
Gamit 36 CS
intensity: ★★★
Harmony Max SX
intensity: ★★★
High Load Mircam
intensity: ★★★
Hussar
intensity: ★★★
Katamaran
intensity: ★★★
Katamaran Turbo
intensity: ★★★
Kyleo
intensity: ★★★
Legion
intensity: ★★★
Lexus Class
intensity: ★★★
Lexus Millenium
intensity: ★★★
Mircam Super
intensity: ★★★
Reglone
intensity: ★★★
Safari Lite WSB
intensity: ★★★
Spotlight Plus
intensity: ★★★
Stomp 400 SC
intensity: ★★★
Temsa SC
intensity: ★★★
Titus
intensity: ★★★
Tomahawk
intensity: ★★★
TouchdownQuattro
intensity: ★★★
Twinprop.
intensity: ★★★
ASTROKerb
intensity: ★★
Bacara
intensity: ★★
Barclay Propyzaflash
intensity: ★★
Butisan S
intensity: ★★
Cleave
intensity: ★★
Cleranda
intensity: ★★
Devrinol
intensity: ★★
Digital
intensity: ★★
Duplosan Super
intensity: ★★
Ergon
intensity: ★★
Galera
intensity: ★★
Harmony M SX
intensity: ★★
Judo
intensity: ★★
Kerb Flo
intensity: ★★
Kerb Granules
intensity: ★★
Mitron WG
intensity: ★★
PDM 330 EC
intensity: ★★
Proper Flo
intensity: ★★
Proper Flo.
intensity: ★★
Rapport 500 SC
intensity: ★★
Relva
intensity: ★★
Stomp Aqua
intensity: ★★
Sumimax
intensity: ★★
Trilogy.
intensity: ★★
Trilogy
intensity: ★★
Afalon Liquid
intensity: ★
Agroxone 50
intensity: ★
Barclay Seismic WG
intensity: ★
Boudha
intensity: ★
Buzzin
intensity: ★
Buzzin.
intensity: ★
Calibre Max SX
intensity: ★
CIPC
intensity: ★
Farmco IPU
intensity: ★
Goltix 70 SC
intensity: ★
Mastercrop Undersown
intensity: ★
Pyramin DF
intensity: ★
Rapport 500SC
intensity: ★
Sencorex Flow
intensity: ★
Shotput
intensity: ★
Unichem IPU 500
intensity: ★
Arbiter
intensity: N/A
Barclay D-Quat
intensity: N/A
Barclay Hudson
intensity: N/A
Barclay Hurler
intensity: N/A
Barclay Keeper 500
intensity: N/A
Binder.
intensity: N/A
Boxer
intensity: N/A
Diqua
intensity: N/A
Diquash 200 SL
intensity: N/A
Eagle
intensity: N/A
Farmco Clover Special
intensity: N/A
Farmco Floxxy
intensity: N/A
Farmco Marigold
intensity: N/A
Flora 50
intensity: N/A
Flurostar 200
intensity: N/A
Flurox 200
intensity: N/A
Galaxy
intensity: N/A
GAT Stake 20 EC
intensity: N/A
Hatchet Xtra
intensity: N/A
Hyflux
intensity: N/A
Lector
intensity: N/A
Lentagran WP
intensity: N/A
Lingo
intensity: N/A
Most Micro
intensity: N/A
Platform S
intensity: N/A
Sniper
intensity: N/A
Spitfire
intensity: N/A
Starane 2
intensity: N/A
Starane Gold
intensity: N/A
Starane Hi-Load HL
intensity: N/A
Starane XL
intensity: N/A
Tumbleweed
intensity: N/A