10 worst garden invaders in KwaZulu-Natal

Become an eco-conscious gardener today. Remove listed invasive species from your garden and apply for permits for all Category 2 invasive species.

What are the ten worst invaders in KZN gardens?

1. Kahili ginger lily (Hedychium gardnerianum) - Category 1b

2. Orange jessamine (Murraya paniculata = Murraya exotica) – Category 1b

3. Sword Fern (Nephrolepis exaltata) – Category 1b

4. Pickeral Weed (Pontederia cordata) – Category 1b

5. Spiderwort (Tradescantia fluminensis) – Category 1b

6. Lantana (Lantana camara) – Category 1b

7. Oleander (Nerium oleander) – Category 1b

8. Bloodberry (Rivina humilis) – Category 1b

9. Bugweed (Solanum mauritianum) Category 1b

10 Ant tree (Triplaris Americana) – Category 1a

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