Exotic Pest Reporting
Julia Scher, Federal Noxious Weeds Disseminules, USDA APHIS ITP, Bugwood.org
Cowpea witchweed (Striga gesnerioides) is a parasitic plant. It was first detected in Florida in 1978.
Cowpea witchweed is a small erect, annual, parasitic plant on the roots of various plants .