- Verify that the plants you are buying for your yard or garden are not invasive.
- Replace invasive plants in your garden with non-invasive alternatives
- Ask your local nursery staff for help in identifying invasive plants!
List of prohibited and regulated species in New York (PDF)
Alternatives to Invasive Plants (PDF)
U.S. National Arboretum Native Alternatives List (leave this site)
Burning bush. James H. Miller, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Japanese barberry. Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org