Article Tag: Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed: Advice when Buying a Property

What is Japanese knotweed? Japanese knotweed is an invasive plant which is known for its fast and vigorous growth pattern, in and above ground. Its roots can cause structural damage to nearby buildings, foundations and block drains if left untreated. Removal of the plant can also take several years to eradicate. Why is it a… Read more »

Japanese Knotweed: How Can It Affect Your Property?

Japanese Knotweed is a fast growing plant that is known widely for its aggressive effects on property. During the summer months it can grow as much as 10-20cm per day and is capable of cracking through concrete and cavity walls as well as pushing up through drains. Although we are now heading into the winter… Read more »