Invasive privets

Ligustrum spp

Identification and fact sheets

Representative photos of some invasive privets:

Invasive privet impact, abundance, and trend in Missouri

border privet impact, abundance, and trend in MIssouri
Above: border privet impact, abundance, and trend in Missouri
Above: Chinese privet impact, abundance, and trend in Missouri

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How Does This Plant Rank?

list of "Top Invasive Plants Expanding in Missouri" with 2021 stamp

2021 Top Invasive Plants by Region

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