Related to Professor Bazely’s mention of invasive species in Toronto during Monday’s class…

A common invasive species in Southeastern Canada is the Cynanchum rossicum, also known as the dog-strangling vine. It is known to cause severe infestation in the natural vegetation of young to mid-aged forests and plantations in the Toronto region. Cynanchum rossicum is also a major threat to rare plants such as tallgrass, oak, savannahs, alvars and other related species.

Cynanchum rossicum

You can find more information about it here:

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s