Spurred Anoda

Anoda cristata

Photo of Spurred Anoda
Photo by Dr. John Meade, weed scientist emeritus
Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension

Spurred Anoda is a recent introduction to New Jersey. It is a weed of the south but apparently came into the state (mostly southern New Jersey) with soybean seeds. It is closely related to velvetleaf and common mallow.

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  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences