Aggressive Native Plants

This presentation is broken up into four groups (trees, shrubs, vines, and forbs). We have provided a listing of plants contained in these presentations for your convenience. So, if you are looking for a specific plant species, you may find it in another presentation.

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Aggressive Native Plants – Trees

  • Big-toothed aspen (Populus grandidentata)
  • Boxelder (Acer negundo)
  • Eastern cottonwood (Populus deltoides)
  • Eastern red-cedar (Juniperus virginiana)
  • Honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos)
  • Quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides)

Aggressive Native Plants – Shrubs

  • Gray dogwood (Cornus racemosa)
  • Prickly ash (Zanthoxylum americanum)
  • Red osier dogwood (Cornus stolinifera)
  • Smooth sumac (Rhus glabra)
  • Staghorn sumac (Rhus hirta)

Aggressive Native Plants – Vines

  • Ground nut (Apios americana)
  • Poison ivy (Toxicodendron radicans)

Aggressive Natives Plants – Forbs

  • Bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum)
  • Canada goldenrod (Solidago canadensis)
  • Common ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia)
  • Giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida)
  • Heal-all (Prunella vulgaris)
  • Stinging nettle (Urtica dioica)
  • Virginia waterleaf (Hydrophyllum virginianum)
  • White snakeroot (Ageratina altissima)
  • Wood nettle (Laportea canadensis)

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