Buckthorn id

Asked May 27, 2019, 9:06 AM EDT

Is there someone that can help id if there is buckthorn near our property.

Dakota County Minnesota

1 Response

Your city forester May be able to come out and identify trees. If not there are good guides to identification of buckthorn and it’s look a likes. http://www.1854treatyauthority.org/images/IDComparisonsofInvasiveBuckthorn&HoneysuckletoNativePlantsinNEMN.pdf http://www.ci.burnsville.mn.us/DocumentCenter/View/2164/Printable-ID-Guide?bidId= https://files.dnr.state.mn.us/natural_resources/invasives/terrestrialplants/woodyplants/buckthorn_what_you_should_know.pdf