Invasive Plant Links

Resources on Invasive Plants

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation – Natural Heritage Program (prioritized list of invasive plants in VA)

Great resource for distinguishing non-native plants that look like some of our natives

National Park Service and US Fish and Wildlife (great resource for identification of invasives in our area)

Blue Ridge PRISM – Factsheets for specific invasive species with plant description and methods for removal


Organizations removing invasive plants in Richmond parks

James River Park System Invasive Plant Task Force:

Reedy Creek Coalition:

Friends of Forest Hill Park:

Richmond Tree Stewards: