Invasive Plant Management

  • Glossy Buckthorn (Frangula alnus)
  • Multiflora Rose (Rosa multiflora)
  • Oriental Bittersweet (Celastrus orbiculatus)
  • Phragmites (Phragmites australis)
  • Japanese Barberry (Berberis thunbergii)

Invasive plant species, are non-native plants that have the ability to interfere with natural and native plant succession. Bay State Forestry Service will help to identify invasive species on your property and develop a long term plan for their control.

Common exotic-invasive plant species include:

Glossy Buckthorn (Frangula alnus)
Japanese Barberry (Berberis thunbergii)
Multiflora Rose (Rosa multiflora)
Oriental Bittersweet (Celastrus orbiculatus)
Phragmites (Phragmites australis)