EPPO Global Database

Parthenium hysterophorus(PTNHY)

Distribution details in Kenya

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, no details
* Macconnachie AJ, Strathie LW, Mersie W, Gebrehiwot L, Zewdie K, Abdurehim A, Abrha B, Araya T, Asaregew F, Assefa F, Gebre-Tsadik R, Nigatu L, Tadesse B, Tana T (2010) Current and potential geographical distribution of the invasive plant Parthenium hysterophorus (Asteraceae) in eastern and southern Africa. Weed research 51, 71-84. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3180.2010.00820.x/pdf

* Mersie W, Zewdie K, Wabuyele E, Clark K & Bisikwa J (Undated) Abating the Weed Parthenium (Parthenium hysterophorus L.) Damage in Eastern Africa Using Integrated Cultural and Biological Control Measures. 5 p.

* Njoroge JM (1989) Glyphosate (Round-up 36% a.i.) low rate on annual weds in Kenya coffee. Kenya Coffee 54, 713-716.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Ethiopia Present, no details view...
Somalia Present, no details view...
Tanzania Present, no details view...
Uganda Present, no details view...