Invasive Plant Species of the World:A Reference Guide to Environmental Weeds
By E Weber, University of Potsdam, Germany
This book provides a reference guide to 450 major invasive plant species that are harmful to natural areas. Each species has an entry providing information covering lifeform, synonyms and commercial use, geographic distribution, habitats invaded, description of morphology, ecology and control. Key references to each species are also provided.
Researchers involved in plant ecology, conservation, weed science and biogeography.
IntroductionAbbreviations and symbolsSpecies accounts: from A to ZReferencesList of synonymsGlossary
Enhancing soil insecticides for Diabrotica
Post-invasion evolution of the western corn rootworm in Europe
Biological control of garlic mustard
Biological control of Oxeye daisy
Biological control of the Canadian thistle in New Zealand