Category Archives: Invasive

To Pull Or Not To Pull?

Can you tell the difference between these two plants? The answer is important, at least to the wildlife and native plants displaced by one of them. These two plants grow side by side in my garden, and at one point I had to do a double take to make sure I pulled the correct species. Continue reading

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D.A.R.E. to Keep Your Landscapers Off Pears

Over the years, you can’t help but notice Callery Pears, Pyrus calleryana (most commonly known as Bradford Pears), popping up everywhere. Just today my vision was bombarded by masses of Callery Pears along the I-95 corridor in Northern Delaware. Clearly, … Continue reading

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