Invasive Plants

Massachusetts Audubon Society

Easy to use guide of common invasives.

The Invasive Plant Atlas of New England (IPANE)

Searchable database of invasive and potentially invasive plants in New EnglandInvasive Plant Atlas of New England Logo.

 Rhode Island Invasive Species Council

Gathers information on the presence, distribution, ecological and economic impacts, and management of invasive species; promote uses of native species and non-invasive alternatives throughout Rhode Island; and work cooperatively with researchers, conservation organizations, government agencies, the green industries, and the general public to identify and manage invasive species pro-actively and effectively.

Excellent pamphlets from U of Delaware

While the pamphlets were written for a Delaware audience plants, much of the information is relevant to Rhode Island.

Plants for a Livable Delaware

Pictures & description of plants commonly sold with the major problems they create, along suggestions for alternative native plants to replace them with.

Controlling Backyard Invasives

Pictures & descriptions of plants that are no longer commonly sold or that were never sold that are spreading all over the landscape, along with suggestions about how to control them.

Invasive Plant List of Connecticut

This site includes a list by scientific name but also more details on about each specific plant.