Impatiens glandulifera (Himalayan Balsam)

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Report on control of Himalayan Balsam in the Wye Valley AONB or visit their website

Invasive Alien Species Fact Sheet: Impatiens glandulifera - NOBANIS (downloaded from website March 2014)

Invasive Species Compendium: Impatiens glandulifera (Himalayan balsam) - CABI website (11 March 2014)

Kelly, J., Maguire, C.M. and Cosgrove, P.J. (2008). Best Practice Management Guidelines Himalayan balsam Impatiens glandulifera. Prepared for NIEA and NPWS as part of Invasive Species Ireland.

Managing invasive non-native plants in or near fresh water - Environment Agency 2010

The Woodland Trust - Himalayan Balsam.  Wood Wise - Woodland Conservation News Spring 2013, p 12-14

Information Sheet 3: Himalayan Balsam - Centre for Ecology Hydrology (CEH 2004)

Himalayan balsam - Impatiens glandulifera - Angling Trust

Himalayan Balsam - Ecology Technical Information Note No. 03. Sustrans (2011)

Guidance on tackling Himalayan balsam - Tyne Rivers Trust (2014)

Himalayan Balsam - Invasive Species Ireland (downloaded from website March 2014)

Himalayan Balsam Fact Sheet - Sussex Wildlife Trust

Management and control information Impatiens glandulifera - IUCN/ISSG (downloaded from website March 2014)

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