§ 97.074  INVASIVE PLANT SPECIES.
 
Invasive plant species forbidden to be planted (Ranked M or H) List*
Common Name
Scientific Name
Type of Plant
Callery Pear
Pyrus calleryana
Tree
Norway Maple
Acer platanoides
Tree
Black Alder
Alnus glutinosa
Tree
Amur Corktree
Phellodendron amurense
Tree
Burning Bush
Euonymus alatus
Shrub
Blunt Leaved Privet
Ligustrum obtusifolium
Shrub
Glossy Buckthorn
Rhamnus frangula
Shrub
Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii
Shrub
Sericea Lespedeza
Lespedeza cuneata
Shrub
Oriental Bittersweet
Celastrus orbiculatus
Vine
Crown Vetch
Securigera varia
Vine
Japanese Honeysuckle
Lonicera japonica
Vine
Kudzu
Pueraria montana
Vine
Periwinkle
Vinca minor
Vine
Wintercreeper
Euonymus fortunei
Vine
Common Teasel
Dipsacus fullonum
Herbaceous
Cutleaf Teasel
Dipsacus laciniatus
Herbaceous
Dane’s Rocket
Hesperis matronalis
Herbaceous
Japanese Knotweed
Fallopia japonica
Herbaceous
Yellow Sweet Clover
Melilotus officinalis
Herbaceous
White Sweet Clover
Melilotus alba
Herbaceous
Chinese Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis
Grass
Ribbon Grass
Phalaris arundinacea
Grass
Flowering Rush
Butomus umbellatus
Aquatic
Yellow Iris
Iris pseudacorus
Aquatic
* Full list of high and medium rated invasive species found on the Indiana Invasive Species Council (IISC) website: indianainvasivespecies.org
 
(Ord. 8-2018, passed 6-9-18)