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61. Long Hill Plant Sale 2012

(File; Thu May 10 11:09:00 CDT 2012)

Long Hill Plant Sale21ST ANNUALSaturday, May 19 THTrustees members invited to shop early: 9–10 AMAll welcome:10 AM – 2PMOur Annual Long Hill Plant Sale has become a local tradition. You’llfind a great selection of unusual plants and old ...

62. WISP Landowners Invasive Guide

(File; Fri Nov 04 13:24:00 CDT 2011)

ALANDOWNER’SGUIDEto Invasive Plant ManagementWISPWestfield River WatershedInvasive Species PartnershipThe Importanceof ManagingInvasive SpeciesAs a landowner, it is important to manageinvasive plants in order to preserve ournative plants...

63. Least Wanted: Autumn olive

(File; Mon May 14 11:25:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDAutumn OliveElaeagnus umbellataUnderside of leafFlowersUnwanted for: Crowding out native vegetation and creatingstands of dense shade. Spreading widely due to effe ctive seeddispersal. Changing soil chemistry through nitrogen fixat...

64. Least Wanted: barberry

(File; Mon May 14 11:26:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDJapanese barberryBerberis thunbergiiUnwanted for: Infesting forested & open areas, displacingnative plants, altering soil chemistry, reducing wildlife foragePlant Type: Dense, spiny shrub growing to 8 ft. tall. Small paleyellow...

65. Least Wanted: bittersweet

(File; Mon May 14 11:26:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDOriental bittersweetCelastrus orbiculatusUnwanted for: Infesting forest gaps & open areas, strangling trees& causing branches to break due to weight, genetic swampingof native bittersweetPlant Type: Perennial vine with roun...

66. Least Wanted: buckthorn

(File; Mon May 14 11:27:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDGlossy buckthornFrangula alnus, Rhamnus frangulaUnwanted for: Infesting forested & open areas, displacingnative plants, reducing wildlife habitat, poor wildlife foodPlant Type: Shrub or small tree with somewhat shiny leaves,con...

67. Least Wanted: goutweed

(File; Mon May 14 11:28:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDGoutweed, Bishop’s weedAegopodium podagrariaUnwanted for: Aggressively infesting forested & open areas,displacing native plants including tree seedlingsPlant Type: Creeping perennial, leaves solid green or with whiteedges. Spre...

68. Least Wanted: knotweed

(File; Mon May 14 11:28:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDJapanese KnotweedPolygonum cuspidatumUnwanted for: Infesting riverbanks & disturbed areas, displacin gnative plants, reducing wildlife habitatPlant Type: Perennial with hollow bamboo-like stems up to 10’tall. Plants spread by s...

69. Least Wanted: burning bush

(File; Mon May 14 11:29:00 CDT 2012)

WANTED“Wings” on stemsAutumn foliageWinged Burning BushEuonymus alatusUnwanted for: Forming dense thickets that displace native plants.Seeds dispersed by birds allow for wide distribution awayfrom original plantings.Plant Type: A deciduo...

70. Least Wanted: garlic mustard

(File; Mon May 14 11:30:00 CDT 2012)

WANTEDFlowering stemsBasal leavesGarlic mustardAlliaria petiolataUnwanted for: Infesting natural areas, displacing native plants,poisoning butterflies, sterilizing soils & preventing treeseedling growth.Plant Type: Biennial herb with...