DO NOT Buy These 11 Plants at the Garden Center

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As gardeners, we all know the thrill of wandering through a garden centre, our eyes widening at all the pretty plants that would add color and interest to our landscapes. However, amidst this plant paradise lie a few silent invaders. These plants may initially appear harmless, but they possess an invasive nature that can not only wreak havoc on your garden, but also pose a threat to nearby habitats and ecosystems. From fast-spreading ground covers to aggressive climbers and unruly shrubs, we expose the potential risks they pose and the detrimental effects they can have on native flora and fauna. But don’t worry, we won’t leave you empty-handed. We also offer alternative plant suggestions that are non-invasive, ensuring you make environmentally-friendly choices for your landscape. A Note on Invasive Plants Some of the plants listed below may be considered invasive and/or aggressive in one area and not another. Even if […]

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