What are the invasive non-native plants?
The most common non-native invasive plants are:
• English Ivy
• Himalayan Blackberry
• English Holly
• English Laurel

Other invasive plants are Japanese knotweed, giant hogweed, clematis, field bindweed, creeping buttercup, reed canary grass, policeman's helmet and herb Robert. Almost all of the invasive plants were originally introduced as landscaping plants that escaped into the natural environment.

Please see the Non-native invasive plants page.

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1. All Invasive Plant Removal Questions and Answers
2. What are the invasive non-native plants?
3. What are native plants?
4. Why is native habitat important?
5. Why is ivy bad on trees?
6. Why not just let nature take its course?
7. What if the trees disappear?
8. Why is Ivy bad when growing on the ground?
9. What can I, a private landowner, do?
10. Why should I remove invasive plants and do restoration now? Why not wait?
11. Who do I call if I want to have ivy or other invasive plants removed from my property?
12. What is to prevent the ivy and other invasive plants from just growing back?
13. What do I use to cover the bare soil after the ivy or other invasive plants have been removed?