Benghal Dayflower Report Form

Benghal dayflower is a federal noxious weed.

Benghal dayflower (Commelina benghalensis) has been found in commercial production areas in South Carolina. Anytime you are in an agricultural area please take a moment to survey for BDF. The crops of immediate concern are cotton, peanut, soybean and corn. Look carefully along the edges of the fields paying special attention to the farm roads and points where equipment would enter and exit the field. Fill out the following form as completely as possible.

Any positive reports will be followed up on by nursery staff. If you see suspect plants, please send photos to slong2@clemson.edu.

Inspector Name

E-mail

Latitude

Longitude

Property Owner

Date

Address

City

County

Zip

Phone

Status

Positive

Negative

Brief description of infestation