For more complete listings of invasive plants and suggested replacements, please refer to the following resources:
Invasive Exotic Plants That Threaten Parks and Natural Areas in Alexandria, July 2012. City of Alexandria. Listing under common name by type, plus bibliography.
Invasives: Bullies of the Plant World. Blue Ridge PRISM, Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management. Includes excellent illustrated fact sheets for twelve targeted species.
Least Wanted: Alien Plant Invaders of Natural Areas. Plant Conservation Alliance, National Park Service. Includes illustrated fact sheets.
More resources for Mid-Atlantic gardeners: