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