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Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum spp.Non-native to N.C.)
"Class B" State Noxious Weed

NC Map With Quarantined Counties Indicated red dot graphic Denotes quarantine areas

Movement of the noxious weed Purple Loosestrife (and other non-native Lythrum spp.) or other regulated articles from quarantine areas is prohibited except under certificate or permit. Certificates or permits may be obtained from an NCDA&CS Plant Protection Specialist in your area or by contacting the Plant Protection Section at 1-800-206-9333.

Go To "Weed Regulatory Services"          Go To NC Noxious Weed List


Jarred Driscoll, Regulatory Weed Specialist
Mailing Address: NCDA&CS Plant Protection Section
1060 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1060
Physical Address: 216 West Jones Street, Raleigh NC 27603
Phone: (919) 707-3741 FAX: (919) 733-1041

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