Knawel (Scleranthus annuus)

Knawel (Scleranthus annuus)

An annual herb with low, spreading stems up to 15 centimeters long growing from a taproot. The leaves are needle-like or linear in shape with sharp, stiff points.

Structure: Low-spreading, wiry, bushy

Life Cycle: Early spring annual

What To Look For: Sharp, pointed, narrow leaves

Growth Period: March through October