Plant Industry - Plant Protection Section -
Plant Conservation Program
North Carolina Plant Conservation Laws and Regulations
Effective January 20, 2016, Galax (Galax urceolata) may only be legally bought or sold
There are several pieces of state legislation that define and describe plant conservation in North Carolina.
North Carolina Criminal Trespass Laws regarding Damages and other Offenses to Land and Fixtures- Click the following link to view (html) or dowloand (pdf) this document.
Note: The criminal tresspass laws include misdemeanor charges and fines for taking specific plant species and felony taking of Venus flytrap.