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51. Least Wanted: multiflora rose

(File; Mon May 14 11:33:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDRose hipsFringedleaf baseMultiflora roseRosa multifloraUnwanted for: Forming dense thickets and crowding out nativespecies. Infesting pastures and old fields.Plant Type: A shrub with arching stems and stiff, curved thorns.Dense clu...

52. Least Wanted: Norway maple

(File; Mon May 14 11:33:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDTar SpotsNorway MapleAcer platanoidesUnwanted for: Forming dense stands and out-competing nativevegetation, including sugar maples. Releasing chemi cals intosoil that prevents other plants from growing.Plant Type: A tree with grayi...

53. Least Wanted: Phragmites

(File; Mon May 14 11:34:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDInvasionFlowersPhragmites Phoragr mitCes aoustrmalismon ReedUnwanted for: Crowding out native speciesPlant Type: Large perennial light green to tan grass that formsdense colonies. Flower clusters are purplish to straw colored(nativ...

54. Least Wanted: purple loosestrife

(File; Mon May 14 11:35:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDPurple LoosestrifeLythrum salicariaUnwanted for: Forming dense stands that dominate wetlands andprevent native plant growth. Prolific seed production thatallows it to spread rapidly.Plant Type: A perennial, wetland herb with a squa...

55. Least Wanted: stiltgrass

(File; Mon May 14 11:36:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDJapaMicrostegiumvimineumLeastUnwanted for: Crowding out and replacing native understoryand wetland plants.Plant Type: Annual grass 1-3 ft tall that forms dense mats. L eaveshave a white reflective stripe and are smooth or sl ightly...

56. Least Wanted: swallow-wort

(File; Mon May 14 11:37:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDInfestationFlowering stemsBlack or Pale Swallow-wortsCynanchum louiseae or C.rossicumUnwanted for: Infesting forested & open areas, displacing nativ eplants, poisoning butterflies, reducing wildlife ha bitatPlant Type: Vine wit...

57. Least Wanted: tree of heaven

(File; Mon May 14 11:37:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDFlowersTree of HeavenAilanthus altissimaBarkUnwanted for: Rapid growth & prolific reproduction thatdisplaces native vegetation & colonizes disturbed a reas. Willresprout after being cut, through root sprouts.Plant Type: A s...

58. Least Wanted: water chestnut

(File; Mon May 14 11:38:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDFruitsFlowering stemsFloating matWater ChestnutTrapa natansUnwanted for: Covering lakes and rivers, reducing light andoxygen for aquatic species, displacing food sources forwaterfowl, interfering with water recreationPlant Type: An...

59. Least Wanted: wild parsnip

(File; Mon May 14 11:39:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDFlowersWild ParsnipPastinaca sativaUnwanted for: Invading disturbed areas and forming densestands. Containing sap that causes intense burns/ra sh whenmakes contact with skin in sunlight.Plant Type: An herbaceous plant with a long, ...

60. Recipe: Back Yard (Tod Dimmick)

(File; Thu Jun 14 15:18:00 CDT 2012)

For the Back YardGRILLED SPICED CHICKEN, BLUEBERRY-FLAX CORNBREAD, & SALAD OF ROMAINE,APPLE, ARUGULA & TOASTED ALMONDSWhen it comes to eating on the back deck, the sky is the limit. You can bring goodies right from the grill,and ...