Invasive Plants of Maryland

This guide is sourced from:

• The Maryland Native Plant Society's Invasive Handbook (https://www.mdflora.org/Resources/Publications/invasiveshandbook_color.pdf)
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clover fern 1
Marsilea quadrifolia
water spangles 2
Salvinia minima
Giant Salvinia 3
Salvinia molesta
Chinese Senna 2
Senna obtusifolia
Mimosa 4
Albizia julibrissin
kudzu 5
Pueraria montana
Kudzu Bean 6
Pueraria montana lobata
purple crownvetch 7
Securigera varia
common broom 8
Cytisus scoparius
shrub lespedeza 9
Lespedeza bicolor
Chinese bushclover 10
Lespedeza cuneata
false indigo 11
Amorpha fruticosa
Japanese wisteria 12
Wisteria floribunda
Chinese wisteria 13
Wisteria sinensis
Jetbead 14
Rhodotypos scandens
Rosebud Cherry 15
Prunus subhirtella
Wineberry 16
Rubus phoenicolasius
Japanese Spiraea 17
Spiraea japonica
Indian strawberry 18
Potentilla indica
multiflora rose 19
Rosa multiflora
Callery pear 20
Pyrus calleryana
Glossy Buckthorn 21
Frangula alnus
common buckthorn 22
Rhamnus cathartica
Paper Mulberry 23
Broussonetia papyrifera
white mulberry 24
Morus alba
stinging nettle 25
Urtica dioica
Chinese elm 26
Ulmus parvifolia
Siberian elm 27
Ulmus pumila
Japanese Hop 28
Humulus japonicus
Russian olive 29
Elaeagnus angustifolia
thorny olive 30
Elaeagnus pungens
autumn olive 31
Elaeagnus umbellata
creeping Jenny 32
Lysimachia nummularia
Hardy kiwifruit 33
Actinidia arguta
Black Swallow-wort 34
Vincetoxicum nigrum
European swallow-wort 32
Vincetoxicum rossicum
Greater Periwinkle 35
Vinca major
Lesser Periwinkle 36
Vinca minor
mile-a-minute weed 37
Persicaria perfoliata
Japanese knotweed 38
Fallopia japonica
Giant Knotweed 39
Fallopia sachalinensis
common chickweed 40
Stellaria media
Alligator weed 41
Alternanthera philoxeroides
winged euonymus 5
Euonymus alatus
Wintercreeper 42
Euonymus fortunei
Oriental bittersweet 43
Celastrus orbiculatus
Canada Thistle 44
Cirsium arvense
Broad-winged Thistle 45
Carduus acanthoides
spotted knapweed 46
Centaurea stoebe micranthos
Common Cat's-ear 47
Hypochaeris radicata
Oriental false hawksbeard 48
Youngia japonica
meadow hawkweed 10
Pilosella caespitosa
giant ragweed 49
Ambrosia trifida
water fringe 50
Nymphoides peltata
Shining Crane's-bill 51
Geranium lucidum
Amur Corktree 52
Phellodendron amurense
Tree of heaven 53
Ailanthus altissima
field maple 54
Acer campestre
Amur Maple 55
Acer ginnala
Japanese maple 56
Acer palmatum
Norway maple 57
Acer platanoides
sycamore maple 58
Acer pseudoplatanus
Balloon Vine 59
Cardiospermum halicacabum
large-flowered primrose-willow 60
Ludwigia grandiflora
Floating Primrose-Willow 61
Ludwigia peploides glabrescens
water chestnut 62
Trapa natans
purple loosestrife 63
Lythrum salicaria
Sawtooth oak 64
Quercus acutissima
European Alder 32
Alnus glutinosa
Butterfly bush 65
Buddleja davidii
privets 66
Ligustrum
border privet 67
Ligustrum obtusifolium
garden privet 68
Ligustrum ovalifolium
Chinese privet 69
Ligustrum sinense
Common Privet 70
Ligustrum vulgare
beefsteak plant 71
Perilla frutescens
Beach Vitex 12
Vitex rotundifolia
yellow archangel 72
Lamium galeobdolon
ground-ivy 73
Glechoma hederacea
Indian Swampweed 56
Hygrophila polysperma
Mudmat 74
Glossostigma cleistanthum
princess tree 75
Paulownia tomentosa
Incised Fumewort 76
Corydalis incisa
lesser celandine 77
Ficaria verna
autumn clematis 78
Clematis terniflora
Heavenly bamboo 79
Nandina domestica
Japanese barberry 80
Berberis thunbergii
European barberry 81
Berberis vulgaris
leatherleaf mahonia 82
Mahonia bealei
Five-leaf akebia 83
Akebia quinata
Carolina horse-nettle 49
Solanum carolinense
tropical soda-apple 84
Solanum viarum
Water Morning Glory 85
Ipomoea aquatica
field bindweed 86
Convolvulus arvensis
Japanese Dodder 87
Cuscuta japonica
Japanese honeysuckle 88
Lonicera japonica
Amur honeysuckle 89
Lonicera maackii
Morrow's honeysuckle 90
Lonicera morrowii
Standish's Honeysuckle 91
Lonicera standishii
Tatarian honeysuckle 92
Lonicera tatarica

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