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HI can anyone tell me what this plant/weed is, as it's growing everywhere especially on river banks.

many thanks Kevin.


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  • FloBearFloBear Posts: 2,281

    Dr Trevor Dines, Botanical Specialist at charity Plantlife, said if people see the plant they should contact their council immediately.

  • EsspeeEsspee Posts: 274

    Here, in the West of Scotland, it is rampant and the councils ignore it.  Giant hog weed and Japanese knotweed are likewise ignored.  Does anyone have a suggestion on how to make councils do something?

  • Give them more money?

    Lots of them are having to pare their budgets to the bone just to maintain essential services. They simply can't afford 'frills' like conservation work.

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