To the uninitiated, Japanese Knotwood may look relatively harmless but it has become the blight of council officials, posing what the authority has said is a “huge environmental and economic threat.” Residents in the village of Castlelyons may be about to find out just how destructive the invasive plant, which has spread across the county at an alarming rate and has been known to cause extensive damage to houses and other structures, can be…
The Corkman, 08/10/16. Read the full article ‘Japanese Knotweed may cause closure of busy Castleyons bridge‘.

Japanese Knotwood may cause closure of busy Castleyons bridge
Japanese Knotwood may cause closure of busy Castleyons bridge, The Corkman