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[F1Part IIE+W+S Plants

Common nameScientific name
[F2Alexanders, Perfoliate][F2Smyrnium perfoliatum]
[F2Algae, Red][F2Grateloupia luxurians]
[F2Archangel, Variegated Yellow][F2Lamiastrum galeobdolon subsp. argentatum]
[F2Azalea, Yellow][F2Rhododendron luteum]
[F2Balsam, Himalayan][F2Impatiens glandulifera]
[F2Cotoneaster][F2Cotoneaster horizontalis]
[F2Cotoneaster, Entire-leaved][F2Cotoneaster integrifolius]
[F2Cotoneaster, Himalayan][F2Cotoneaster simonsii]
[F2Cotoneaster, Hollyberry][F2Cotoneaster bullatus]
[F2Cotoneaster, Small-leaved][F2Cotoneaster microphyllus]
[F2Creeper, False Virginia][F2Parthenocissus inserta]
[F2Creeper, Virginia][F2Parthenocissus quinquefolia]
[F2Dewplant, Purple][F2Disphyma crassifolium]
[F2Fanwort][F2Cabomba caroliniana]
[F2Fern, Water][F2Azolla filiculoides]
[F2Fig, Hottentot][F2Carpobrotus edulis]
[F2Garlic, Three-cornered][F2Allium triquetrum]
Hogweed, GiantHeracleum mantegazzianum
[F2Hyacinth, water][F2Eichhornia crassipes]
[F3Kelp, Giant] [F3Macrocystis angustifolia]
[F3Kelp, Giant] [F3Macrocystis integrifolia]
[F3Kelp, Giant] [F3Macrocystis laevis]
Kelp, GiantMacrocystis pyrifera
[F3Kelp, Japanese] [F3Laminaria japonica]
[F2Knotweed, Giant][F2Fallopia sachalinensis]
[F2Knotweed, Hybrid][F2Fallopia japonica x Fallopia sachalinensis
[F2Knotweed, Japanese][F2Fallopia japonica]
[F4Knotweed, Japanese][F4Polygonum cuspidatum]
[F2Leek, Few-flowered][F2Allium paradoxum]
[F2Lettuce, water][F2Pistia stratiotes]
[F2Montbretia][F2Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora]
[F2Parrot's-feather][F2Myriophyllum aquaticum]
[F2Pennywort, Floating][F2Hydrocotyle ranunculoides]
[F2Potato, Duck][F2Sagittaria latifolia]
[F2Primrose, Floating Water][F2Ludwigia peploides]
[F2Primrose, Water][F2Ludwigia grandiflora]
[F2Primrose, Water][F2Ludwigia uruguayensis]
[F2Rhododendron][F2Rhododendron ponticum]
[F2Rhododendron][F2Rhododendron ponticum x Rhododendron maximum]
[F2Rhubarb, Giant][F2Gunnera tinctoria]
[F2Rose, Japanese][F2Rosa rugosa]
[F2Salvinia, Giant][F2Salvinia molesta]
[F2Seafingers, Green][F2Codium fragile]
[F4Seafingers, Green] [F4Codium fragile tomentosoides]
[F3Seaweed, Californian Red] [F3Pikea californica]
[F3Seaweed, Hooked Asparagus] [F3Asparagopsis armata]
Seaweed, JapaneseSargassum muticum
[F3Seaweeds, Laver (except native species)] [F3Porphyra spp except -]
[F3p. amethystea]
[F3p. leucosticta]
[F3p. linearis]
[F3p. miniata]
[F3p. purpurea]
[F3p. umbilicalis]
[F2Stonecrop, Australian Swamp (otherwise known as New Zealand Pygmyweed)][F2Crassula helmsii]
[F3Wakame] [F3Undaria pinnatifida]
[F2Waterweed, Curly][F2Lagarosiphon major]
[F2Waterweeds][F2All species of the genus Elodea.]

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F3 Words in Sch. 9 Pt. II added (17.3.1992) by S.I. 1992/320, art. 3

Note. The common name or names given in the first column of this Schedule are included by way of guidance only; in the event of any dispute or proceedings, the common name or names shall not be taken into account.]]

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