Walhalla Ravine Association

Invasive Plants

This site is meant to give a quick overview of invasive plants in the Columbus Ravines. For more information about identifying and controlling invasive plants, please try these links:

USDA Plants Database

USGS - Patuxent Wildlife Research Center - Plant Gallery
Plant Conservation Alliance's Alien Plants

ODNR Invasive Plant Sheet
ODNR Invasive Plant Overview
ODNR Rare Plant list
ODNR Invasive "press release"
OSU Extension Office Native Plants of Ohio
OSU Extension Identifying Noxious Weeds of Ohio
ODNR Stream Management Guides (Includes information about planting vegetation to control erosion)

University of Illinois Vegetation Management Guide
Ecological Society of America

University of Florida Invasive Species

Texas A&M Vascular Plant Image Gallery