Andy Hulting, Jennifer Krenz and Robert (Bob) Parker
PNW 602 | Published October 2007, Reviewed 2016


Paterson's curse (Echium plantagineum) has been found in two locations in Oregon and has potential to become a serious pasture weed in the Pacific Northwest. This publication describes the weed (color photos included), its habitat, dispersal mechanisms, and management strategies.

About the authors

Jennifer Krenz
Faculty research assistant
Oregon State University

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