Exotic Pest Reporting
John Ruter, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
Japanese knotweed (Polygonum cuspidatum) is an invasive plant. It was first detected in West Virginia in 1952.
Japanese knotweed is a very aggressive species that is capable of crowding out all other vegetation.
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