A Victorian trend for keeping and trading exotic plants has given the worst invasive species time to take root across Ireland, writes Colette O’Flynn. THE chances are you don’t have to go too far from home to see one of Europe’s and Ireland’s most invasive plants. If there is just the odd clump of these invaders in your area there is still a chance they could be eliminated, but if the infestation is more established and common, then it may be a case of looking at longer-term management options…
Irish Examiner, 05/08/15. Read the full article ‘VIDEO: Ireland and EU working together in bid to tackle infestation of invaders‘.