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Common Weeds

A weed is a plant in the wrong place, these are the most likely to appear where they are not wanted.

A photo of Annual Nettle

Annual Nettle

Urtica urens

A photo of Bindweed


Convolvulus spp.

A photo of Bittercress


Cardamine hirsuta

A photo of Common Chickweed

Common Chickweed

Stellaria media

Couch Grass

Elymus repens

A photo of Creeping Buttercup

Creeping Buttercup

Ranunculus repens

A photo of Creeping Thistle

Creeping Thistle

Cirsium arvense

A photo of Creeping Woodsorrel

Creeping Woodsorrel

Oxalis corniculata

A photo of Dandelion


Taraxacum officinale

A photo of Enchanter's Nightshade

Enchanter's Nightshade

Circaea lutetiana

A photo of Goosegrass


Eleusine spp.

A photo of Green Alkanet

Green Alkanet

Pentaglottis sempervirens

A photo of Ground Elder

Ground Elder

Aegopodium podagraria

A photo of Herb Robert

Herb Robert

Geranium robertianum

A photo of Horsetail


Equisetum arvense

A photo of Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed

Reynoutria japonica

A photo of Lesser Celandine

Lesser Celandine

Ranunculus ficaria

A photo of Rosebay Willowherb

Rosebay Willowherb

Epilobium angustifolium

A photo of Rumex


Rumex spp.

A photo of Wood Avens

Wood Avens

Geum urbanum