Will new development cause spread of Japanese knotweed?

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INVASIVE Japanese knotweed near Redditch’s railway station could prove problematic if buildings there are bulldozed and the unwanted earth used as topsoil somewhere else, a resident has warned. He said: ‘The presence of Japanese knotweed has led to the condemnation of houses and people being refused mortgages because of it… It needs specialist removal – if you leave even the smallest of roots it will start to spread again.’

(Read more: Invasive plant could take over | Redditch Standard )

We absolutely concur! Specialist removal is paramount – even a piece of root as small as your finger nail can grow and spread into a new infestation. If you are n any way concerned, just contact us:

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