Worst six garden invaders in Western Cape gardens

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What are the six worst invaders in Cape gardens?

1. Spanish broom (Spartium junceum) - 1b in Eastern Cape and Western Cape and 3 in Free State, 

Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North-West and Northern Cape.

2. Devils beard (Red valerian) – Category 1b

3. Pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana) – Category 1b

4. Yellow waterlily (Nymphaea Mexicana) – Category 1b

5. Port Jackson (Acacia saligna) – Category 1b

6. Oleander (Nerium oleander) – Category 1b

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