Pest Photo

Steve Dewey, Utah State University,

Goat's rue

Galega officinalis

Goat's rue (Galega officinalis) is an invasive plant. It is a native of Middle East and was first detected in Utah in 1891.

Goat's rue was introduced for use as a forage crop. It escaped cultivation and is now a weed and agricultural pest.

For more information about this plant pest, see the CABI data sheet.