- A herbaceous plant with mealy, edible leaves, often considered to be a weed. Also called pigweed.
More example sentences
- Chenopodium album, family Chenopodiaceae
- Certain common weeds, such as black nightshade, redroot pigweed, lamb's-quarters, and horsenettle will also support growth of the Verticillium fungus, and fields with a high population of these weeds should also be avoided.