Plant Species Reported to be Invasive in Natural Areas List

Source: Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation

Source URL: http://www.anr.state.vt.us/dec/dec.htm

31 Species

Subject Name Scientific Name Family U.S. Nativity
garlic mustard Alliaria petiolata (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande Brassicaceae Exotic
Japanese barberry Berberis thunbergii DC. Berberidaceae Exotic
oriental bittersweet Celastrus orbiculatus Thunb. Celastraceae Exotic
Brazilian waterweed Egeria densa Planch. Hydrocharitaceae Exotic
autumn olive Elaeagnus umbellata Thunb. Elaeagnaceae Exotic
Russian olive Elaeagnus angustifolia L. Elaeagnaceae Exotic
hydrilla Hydrilla verticillata (L. f.) Royle Hydrocharitaceae Exotic
Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Thunb. Caprifoliaceae Exotic
Amur honeysuckle Lonicera maackii (Rupr.) Herder Caprifoliaceae Exotic
Morrow's honeysuckle Lonicera morrowii Gray Caprifoliaceae Exotic
Tatarian honeysuckle Lonicera tatarica L. Caprifoliaceae Exotic
purple loosestrife Lythrum salicaria L. Lythraceae Exotic
Eurasian water-milfoil Myriophyllum spicatum L. Haloragaceae Exotic
brittleleaf naiad Najas minor All. Najadaceae Exotic
common reed Phragmites australis (Cavanilles) Trinius ex Steudel Poaceae Exotic
white poplar Populus alba L. Salicaceae Exotic
European buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica L. Rhamnaceae Exotic
multiflora rose Rosa multiflora Thunb. Rosaceae Exotic
Japanese knotweed Fallopia japonica (Houttuyn) Ronse-Decraene Polygonaceae Exotic
European water chestnut Trapa natans L. Trapaceae Exotic
common barberry Berberis vulgaris L Berberidaceae Exotic
flowering-rush Butomus umbellatus L. Butomaceae Exotic
glossy buckthorn Frangula alnus Mill. Rhamnaceae Exotic
yellow iris Iris pseudacorus L. Iridaceae Exotic
curly-leaved pondweed Potamogeton crispus L. Potamogetonaceae Exotic
goutweed Aegopodium podagraria L. Apiaceae Exotic
greater celandine Chelidonium majus L. Papaveraceae Exotic
dwarf honeysuckle Lonicera xylosteum L. Caprifoliaceae Exotic
European frog-bit Hydrocharis morsus-ranae L. Hydrocharitaceae Exotic
yellow floating heart Nymphoides peltata (S.G. Gmel.) Kuntze Menyanthaceae Exotic
amphibious yellowcress Rorippa amphibia (L.) Besser Brassicaceae Exotic