The WEEDS RESEARCH PROGRAMME is responsible for research on the ecology and control of invasive alien plants in South Africa. Our emphasis is on non-native problem plants in conservation and pasture situations, as well as non-native aquatic weeds. Crop weeds do not normally fall within our research field.
What are invasive alien plants (IAPs)?
Geographical distribution of IAPs in southern Africa (SAPIA)
Legal obligations regarding invasive alien plants in South Africa
Management of invasive alien plants
Select according to botanical names
Select according to common names
One-page fact sheets and brochures on invasive alien plants
Brochures/Fact sheets on weed biocontrol agents per target weed
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Contact: Acting Division Manager: Dr Roger PriceE-mail: PriceR@arc.agric.za
General Enquiries: Ms Hildegard Klein E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org