9671 thumb Briar Bush Nature Center Invasive Plants

A guide for land stewardship volunteers at Briar Bush Nature Center and anyone from the nearby communities who would like to identify common non-native invasive weeds. These plants disrupt the ecosystem, especially the food web because the majority of native insects cannot use them as food. Fewer ...more ↓

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garlic mustard 1
Alliaria petiolata
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narrow-leaved bittercress 2
Cardamine impatiens
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Japanese stiltgrass 3
Microstegium vimineum
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Japanese knotweed 4
Fallopia japonica
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Japanese pachysandra 6
Pachysandra terminalis
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lemon balm 7
Melissa officinalis
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common dandelion 8
Taraxacum officinale
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lesser celandine 9
Ficaria verna
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Oriental bittersweet 10
Celastrus orbiculatus
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Japanese honeysuckle 11
Lonicera japonica
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common ivy 12
Hedera helix
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Porcelain Berry 13
Ampelopsis glandulosa
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Chinese wisteria 14
Wisteria sinensis
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autumn clematis 15
Clematis terniflora
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privets 16
Ligustrum
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multiflora rose 17
Rosa multiflora
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wineberry 18
Rubus phoenicolasius
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winged euonymus 19
Euonymus alatus
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Japanese barberry 20
Berberis thunbergii
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Norway maple 21
Acer platanoides
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sycamore maple 22
Acer pseudoplatanus

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