Invasive Species Fact Sheets

We are pleased to provide a library of information about the invasive species that threaten the Garden State. With our partners at the University of Georgia's Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health, we have created web-page fact sheets that will help you learn to recognize invasive species and and suggest the best methods to eradicate them.

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Plants

Aquatic Plants

Grasses

Herbs

Japanese chaff flower (Achyranthes japonica) garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) Cuman Ragweed (Ambrosia psilostachya) wild chervil (Anthriscus sylvestris) annual wormwood (Artemisia annua) oldwoman (Artemisia stelleriana) mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) Italian Arum (Arum Italicum) Blackberry Lily (Belamcanda chinensis) narrowleaf bittercress (Cardamine impatiens) Blue-green Sedge (Carex flacca) Japanese shore sedge (Carex kobomugi) big-headed sedge (Carex macrocephala) spotted knapweed (Centaurea stoebe ssp. Micranthos) Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) poison hemlock (Conium maculatum) purple keman (Corydalis incisa) purple stemmed dodder (Cuscuta japonica) Japanese net-veined holly fern (Cyrtomium falcatum) Fuller's teasel (Dipsacus fullonum) cutleaf teasel (Dipsacus laciniatus) sickleweed (Falcaria vulgaris) Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) giant knotweed (Fallopia sachalinensis) hairy crabweed (Fatoua villosa) fig buttercup (Ficaria verna) giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) Blue Plantain Lily (Hosta ventricosa) chameleon-plant (Houttuynia cordata) Spanish bluebells (Hyacinthoides hispanica) Himalayan balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) paleyellow iris (Iris pseudacorus) Korean clover(Kummerowia stipulacea) yellow archangel (Lamium galeobdolon) Chinese bushclover (Lespedeza cuneata) snowbell (Leucojum aestivum) ragged robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi) marsh dayflower (Murdannia keisak) beefsteakplant (Perilla frutescens) kiss me over the garden gate (Persicaria orientalis) Jupiter's distaff (Salvia glutinosa) Squill (Scilla siberica)

Shrubs

desert false indigo (Amorpha fruticosa) wintergreen barberry (Berberis julianae) Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii) common barberry (Berberis vulgaris) orange eye butterflybush (Buddleja davidii) Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius) fuzzy deutzia (Deutzia scabra) Russian olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia) thorny elaeagnus (Elaeagnus pungens) autumn olive (Elaeagnus umbellata) fiveleaf aralia (Eleutherococcus sieboldianus) burningbush (Euonymus alatus) European spindletree (Euonymus europaeus) glossy buckthorn (Frangula alnus) seaberry (Hippophae rhamnoides) Beautybush (Kolkwitzia amabilis) amur privet (Ligustrum amurense) border privet (Ligustrum obtusifolium) California privet (Ligustrum ovalifolium) European privet (Ligustrum vulgare) fragrant honeysuckle (Lonicera fragrantissima) Amur honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii) Morrow's honeysuckle (Lonicera morrowii) Tatarian honeysuckle (Lonicera tatarica) Leatherleaf mahonia (Mahonia bealei) memorial rose (Rosa wichuraiana) Holly osmanthus (Osmanthus heterophyllus) Oriental photinia (Photinia villosa) hardy orange (Poncirus trifoliata) common buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica) Dahurian buckthorn (Rhamnus davurica) Chinese buckthorn (Rhamnus utilis) jetbead (Rhodotypos scandens) garden red current (Ribes rubrum) bristly locust (Robinia hispida) dog rose (Rosa canina) multiflora rose (Rosa multiflora) rugosa rose (Rosa rugosa) Himalayan blackberry (Rubus armeniacus) cutleaf blackberry (Rubus laciniatus) Western thimbleberry (Rubus parvifolus) wine raspberry (Rubus phoenicolasius) Large Gray Willow (Salix atrocinerea) Gray Willow (Salix cinerea) Japanese spiraea (Spiraea japonica) Japanese snowbell (Styrax japonicus) linden viburnum (Viburnum dilatatum) wayfaring tree (Viburnum lantana) Guelder rose (Viburnum opulus) doublefile viburnum (Viburnum plicatum) Siebold's viburnum (Viburnum sieboldii) tea viburnum (Viburnum setigerum)

Trees

Vines

Insects

Mollusks

Pathogens

Mammals

Crustaceans

Fish

Reptiles

Invertebrates

Birds