Chinese Privet and Chinese Wisteria in North Carolina

Ligustrum sinense (Chinese Privet) and Wisteria sinensis (Chinese Wisteria) are both nonnative, invasive, woody plant species found in North Carolina. In class, we learned that woody plants are those with both primary and secondary tissues, the order of tissue layers (from innermost to outermost) being: primary xylem, secondary xylem, vascular cambium, secondary phloem, primary phloem, … Continue reading Chinese Privet and Chinese Wisteria in North Carolina

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