Winter is over, now it’s time for the native spring ephemeral wildflowers, those that grow, flower, and reproduce before the woodland trees leaf out. But, thanks to some of the worst of the most hated plants, some invasive plants prevent this from happening. One of...
Butterfly Bush is Invasive Do NOT Plant
Is sustainability only about human benefit?
Our weekly saga continues with the worst of the worst invasive plants. Plants so harmful to ecosystems they should never be planted, yet alone sold. Topping the noxious list this week is Autumn Olive (Elaeagnus umbellata) and Russian Olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia),...
Chinese Lespedeza makes “Most Hated Plants” List
English Ivy: Most Hated Plants
Japanese Barberry: A Threat to Public Health
Norway Maple makes “Most Hated Plants” List
Oriental Bittersweet on Most Hated Plants List
Beware the Invasive Butterfly Bush
Last week when I wrote about Norway Maple being one of my “most hated” invasive plants, I posted this question on twitter: What’s your most-hated plant? Norway Maple tops my list. Tell me yours at: http://bit.ly/2Q2ih0 (@CB4wildlife) And I got this response from...
Revisiting Beneficial Invasive Plants
View our library of invasive plants. See the "most Hated" list of plants. Why these plants are such a problem.
Pizza Is Great Bird Food
My response to the article on Invasive Plants from Garden Rant.
Paulownia (Princess Tree) on “Most Hated Plants” List
Kill The Bishops Weed
When Experts Mislead You
Seduced By a Pretty Face
How to get rid of Chinese Wisteria. What alternatives to plant.
Don’t Feed the Trolls
The Most Hated Plants series is devoted to the worst of the worst invasive plants. These plants are causing great ecological harm and habitat devastation for wildlife, plus the cost of managing these plants is billions of dollars of taxpayer money every year. Knowing...
Learning From Our Mistakes
How invasive plants were introduced. What are the most invasive plants? Removal, eradication and control are huge expenses.
I’d like to dedicate this post to my blogging friend, Carol at Flower Hill Farm, for her long-suffering with this invasive plant, her nemesis, Bishop Weed, also known as Goutweed (Aegopodium podagraria). But first, a disclaimer. I call this ongoing series “Most Hated...
The damage to ecosystems and endangered wildlife caused by invasive plants is massive. Everyone must take responsibility for the removal of invasive plants from our Ecosystem Gardens.
Doug Tallamy on Invasive Plants
Raising Awareness of Invasive Species
More on the Natives vs. Invasives plant debate.
Healing the Wounds, Part 4: The Wound of Exotic Species
Lets Just Eat the Invasive Plants