What Are The Most Common Invasive Plants In Our Region

The invasive plants that we are most concerned about include:

  • Phragmites (Phragmites Australis)
  • Garlic Mustard (Alliara Petiolata)
  • Common Buckthorn (Rhamnus Cathartica)
  • Glossy Buckthorn (Rhamnus Frangula)
  • Japanese Knotweed (Polygonum Cuspidaturn)
  • Common Teasel (Dipsacus Fullonum Sylvestris)
  • Dames Rocket (Hesperis Matronalis)
  • Reed Canary Grass (Phalaris Arundinacea)
  • Wild Parsnip (Pastinaca Sativa)
  • Purple Loosetrife (Lythrum Salicaria)

In addition to these species, there are a number of other invasive plants in our area that pose the same threats. New infestations and species are constantly being discovered. It is therefore very important to seek professional help in controlling these difficult problems on our lands and waterways. Lakeland Lawn Care is committed to developing and executing the best strategies for dealing with these complex challenges.