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Kudzu

Kudzu

Kudzu Pueraria montana  Home 9 Invaders 9 Category: Plants Background Kudzu is a perennial climbing vine native to eastern Asia that was recently found in Leamington, Ontario. The plant was first brought to North America in 1876 to landscape a garden...
Japanese Stiltgrass

Japanese Stiltgrass

Japanese Stiltgrass Microstegium vimineum  Home 9 Tag: Japanese Stiltgrass Background Japanese stiltgrass is an annual grass native to temperate climates in southeastern Asia. It was first introduced to North America when it was used as packing material...
Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica  Home 9 Invaders 9 Category: Plants ( Page 2 ) What is Ontario Doing? To prevent the further spread and introduction of this unwanted invader in the province, Ontario has regulated Japanese knotweed...
Japanese Barberry

Japanese Barberry

Japanese Barberry Berberis thunbergii  Home 9 Invaders 9 Category: Plants ( Page 2 ) Background Japanese barberry is an invasive shrub that is native to Japan. In the 1870’s, seeds of the Japanese barberry were introduced to North America at the...
Invasive Phragmites

Invasive Phragmites

Invasive Phragmites Phragmites australis  Home 9 Invaders 9 Category: Plants ( Page 2 ) What is Ontario Doing? To prevent the further spread and introduction of this unwanted invader in the province, Ontario has regulated...
Invasive Honeysuckles

Invasive Honeysuckles

Invasive Honeysuckles Lonicera spp.  Home 9 Search query for: ( Page 6 ) Background Invasive honeysuckles are herbaceous shrubs native to Korea, Japan and China. In the late 1800’s amur honeysuckles were introduced to North America to the Dominion...