Missouri Invasive Plant Council

making early detection and control of known and potential invasive plants a statewide priority

Top Invasives in Missouri →

Missouri Invasive Plant Assessment →

Review the Idea to Cease the Sale of Invasive Plants in Missouri →

Who Can Help Me Get Rid of My Invasive Plants?

Callery Pear Alternatives: Plant This, Not That! →

Missouri Invasive Plant Council Resources

News & Events

Fall Planting – Skip the Invasives and Plant More Natives!

Fall is a great time to plant trees, shrubs, grasses, and wildflowers, so it’s also the best time to be thinking about incorporating native plants into your garden and landscape. MoIP is asking Missourians to skip the invasive plants and choose native plants instead!...

Presenting the 2022 Invasive Plant Action Award Winner

The Missouri Invasive Plant Council (MoIP) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2022 Invasive Plant Action Award, Individual Professional category. As public awareness grows about the harmful effects of invasive plants, the Missouri Invasive Plant Council (MoIP)...

Invasive to Watch This Month

Wintercreeper (Euonymus fortunei) is a vigorous vine that invades forest openings and margins. It grows across the ground, displacing herbaceous plants and seedlings and climbs trees high into the tree canopy by clinging to the bark.