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Alien Invader

August 9th, 2014

In the top ten of the Environmental Agency`s ,bad boy, Alien Invaders ,is the Himalayan balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) due to its rapid spread along water courses where it out competes the native fauna, and outperforms other plants in attracting the bees to it for pollination. It was introduced into Britain in 1839 as an ornamental plant due […]