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Responsible gardener should consider the potential weed status of any plant selected for the garden | Goulburn Post

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The world is getting smaller with our capacity to travel and that brings opportunity for trade. The currency of gardeners is plants and since the development of the means for long distance travel, the movement of plants across our planet has continued to accelerate. European settlers have been responsible for the introduction of many species, some good, and others not so welcome to our fair shores. History is littered with those introduced species that have gained a threshold and out-compete native plants, destroy habitat and can harbour pest and diseases with potentially devastating impacts. Many of these plants have been introduced for their aesthetic appearance or valuable fruits, but that’s not to say that they are…



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