Maryland Cooperative Extension Service.  2003. Invasive Plant Control in Maryland. Home and Garden Information Center, Home and Garden Mimeo HG88. 4 pp.

http://extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_docs/programs/woodland-steward/HG88_InvControl.pdf



Subject Name Scientific Name Family Order
kudzu Pueraria montana var. lobata (Willd.) Maesen & S. Almeida Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Fabales
Canada thistle Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop. Asteraceae Asterales
Norway maple Acer platanoides L. Aceraceae Sapindales
tree-of-heaven Ailanthus altissima (P. Mill.) Swingle Simaroubaceae Sapindales
garlic mustard Alliaria petiolata (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande Brassicaceae Capparales
giant reed Arundo donax L. Poaceae Cyperales
Japanese barberry Berberis thunbergii DC. Berberidaceae Ranunculales
oriental bittersweet Celastrus orbiculatus Thunb. Celastraceae Celastrales
spotted knapweed Centaurea stoebe ssp. micranthos (Gugler) Hayek Asteraceae Asterales
purple crown-vetch Securigera varia (L.) Lassen Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Fabales
autumn olive Elaeagnus umbellata Thunb. Elaeagnaceae Rhamnales
Russian olive Elaeagnus angustifolia L. Elaeagnaceae Rhamnales
winged burning bush Euonymus alatus (Thunb.) Sieb. Celastraceae Celastrales
winter creeper Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Maz. Celastraceae Celastrales
ground ivy Glechoma hederacea L. Lamiaceae Lamiales
English ivy Hedera helix L. Araliaceae Apiales
Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Thunb. Caprifoliaceae Dipsacales
Amur honeysuckle Lonicera maackii (Rupr.) Herder Caprifoliaceae Dipsacales
Morrow's honeysuckle Lonicera morrowii Gray Caprifoliaceae Dipsacales
Tatarian honeysuckle Lonicera tatarica L. Caprifoliaceae Dipsacales
purple loosestrife Lythrum salicaria L. Lythraceae Myrtales
Japanese stiltgrass Microstegium vimineum (Trin.) A. Camus Poaceae Cyperales
Chinese silvergrass Miscanthus sinensis Anderss. Poaceae Cyperales
common reed Phragmites australis (Cavanilles) Trinius ex Steudel Poaceae Cyperales
golden bamboo Phyllostachys aurea Carr. ex A.& C. Rivière Poaceae Cyperales
mile-a-minute vine Persicaria perfoliata (L.) H. Gross Polygonaceae Polygonales
lesser celandine, fig buttercup Ficaria verna Huds. Ranunculaceae Ranunculales
multiflora rose Rosa multiflora Thunb. Rosaceae Rosales
common periwinkle Vinca minor L. Apocynaceae Gentianales
Japanese wisteria Wisteria floribunda (Willd.) DC. Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Fabales
Chinese wisteria Wisteria sinensis (Sims) DC. Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Fabales
bull thistle Cirsium vulgare (Savi) Ten. Asteraceae Asterales
purple deadnettle Lamium purpureum L. Lamiaceae Lamiales
perilla mint Perilla frutescens (L.) Britton Lamiaceae Lamiales
Siberian elm Ulmus pumila L. Ulmaceae Urticales
purple pampasgrass Cortaderia jubata (Lem.) Stapf Poaceae Cyperales
henbit Lamium amplexicaule L. Lamiaceae Lamiales
white mulberry Morus alba L. Moraceae Urticales
weeping lovegrass Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees Poaceae Cyperales
sawtooth oak Quercus acutissima Carruthers Fagaceae Fagales
carpet bugle Ajuga reptans L. Lamiaceae Lamiales
Callery pear (Bradford pear) Pyrus calleryana Decne. Rosaceae Rosales
Japanese knotweed Reynoutria japonica Sieb. & Zucc. Polygonaceae Polygonales
porcelain-berry Ampelopsis glandulosa var. brevipedunculata (Maxim.) Momiy. Vitaceae Rhamnales
false strawberry Potentilla indica (Andr.) Wolf Rosaceae Rosales