A scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.
Mint likes to wander. It won’t be contained by a pot – or a fence. It just keeps going and may start to smother other plants.
It was already a weed problem, invading gardens and natural areas, but now, Multiflora rose is also known to be the host plant for Rose Rosette Disease.
If you’ve ever had thistles turn up as weeds in your garden, you know how nasty they can be. Get rid of them completely, before they go to seed and spread across the neighborhood.
White Snakeroot – Ageratina altissima, a member of the Aster family – is a native plant once thought to cure snakebites, but in fact, it’s toxic.