The grass waved to their stirrups, and the pigweed stood rank up to the very door.
First, I picked the pigweed and tansy, or how could she have made the cheese?
pigweed: Portulaca, or the native purslane, a creeping annual of a reddish-green colour and an excellent vegetable.
Weed seeds such as those of spurges (Euphorbia), ragweed, and pigweed were found in trace amounts in the diet of the crows.
A plant like the pigweed, which lives only one year, is called an annual and is one of the easiest weeds to destroy.
A pigweed, and a month from now it would be waist high to you.
Barnyard grass (Panicum crusgalli) behaved like pigweed, and 'needed considerable attention.'