Raising Awareness of Invasive Species
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.
Lets Just Eat the Invasive Plants
How to get rid of Chinese Wisteria. What alternatives to plant.
Paulownia (Princess Tree) on “Most Hated Plants” List
My response to the article on Invasive Plants from Garden Rant.
When Experts Mislead You
Doug Tallamy on Invasive Plants
Don’t Feed the Trolls
How invasive plants were introduced. What are the most invasive plants? Removal, eradication and control are huge expenses.
Seduced By a Pretty Face
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...
Beware the Invasive Butterfly Bush
More on the Natives vs. Invasives plant debate.
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...
Oriental Bittersweet on Most Hated Plants List
Kill The Bishops Weed
Healing the Wounds, Part 4: The Wound of Exotic Species
Norway Maple makes “Most Hated Plants” List
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
Learning From Our Mistakes
Is sustainability only about human benefit?
Japanese Barberry: A Threat to Public Health
English Ivy: Most Hated Plants
Pizza Is Great Bird Food
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...
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...
Butterfly Bush is Invasive Do NOT Plant
Revisiting Beneficial Invasive Plants
View our library of invasive plants. See the "most Hated" list of plants. Why these plants are such a problem.