Welcome to the Scottish Invasives blog. Invasive non-native species (or INNS) are plants and animals that have been introduced to areas outside their natural range. INNS are currently recognised as one of the greatest threats to biodiversity. The Scottish Invasives blog is intended as an informal forum for those interested in invasive species control. If you wish to contribute, please get in contact. You can click on any of the images to see them at higher resolution.

Sunday, 18 July 2010

Skunk cabbage

Skunk cabbage can become a problem in wet woodlands, though it is not yet widely established in Scotland. It has large leaves up to a metre long.

1 comment:

  1. We have Skunk cabbage on a burn here, We have carried out control that looks to have been successful although I suspect we won't know for sure until next year. Photos and details to follow....