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Invasive Plant Factsheet: Bush Honeysuckles (Lonicera spp)

2020 Invasive Plant Factsheet: Bush Honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.)
Although bush honeysuckles are still sold in nurseries, their aggressive growth habit no longer makes planting them a good choice. They are among the most troublesome invasive plants in natural areas in Arlington and Alexandria. Continue reading

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Invasive Plant Factsheet: Asian Viburnums (Viburnum spp.)

2020 Invasive Plant Factsheet: Asian Viburnums (Viburnum spp.)
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Invasive Plant Factsheet: Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus)

2020 Invasive Plant Factsheet: Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus) Continue reading

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Invasive Plant Factsheet: Tree of Heaven (Ailanthus altissima)

2020 Invasive Plant Factsheet: Tree of Heaven (Ailanthus altissima)
This rapidly-growing tree has now overwhelmed natural areas in over 30 states and is reported as invasive in both Arlington and Alexandria as well as in many national parks in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Continue reading

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