Exotic Pest Reporting
Chris Evans, University of Illinois, Bugwood.org
Yellow (White) sweet clover
Yellow (White) sweet clover (Melilotus officinalis) is an invasive plant. It was first detected in Indiana in 2002.
White sweetclover is an invasive weed that has the potential to cause much ecological and economic harm. It thrives in disturbed sites, riparian areas (streamsides), and gravel bars and can displace native plants such as willow.
10/03/2019 - Fall is time to control noxious weeds
09/10/2019 - Nonnative plants invading Dillingham
07/09/2019 - Wet years fuel sweet clover growth in South Dakota
08/11/2017 - Wet summer helps invasive plants spread