Management Challenges and Best Practices for Phragmites

If you've traveled along the Mystic River, no doubt you have seen Phragmites, a common invasive plant. This tall, feathery grass is found along the banks of rivers and streams, where it often displaces cattails, a native plant.

The Ecological Landscaping Association recently published an article, Successfully Managing Phragmites, that addresses the history of this plant as well as management tips. Enjoy!