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Himalayan Balsam pink flowers

What is the problem with Himalayan Balsam?

What is the problem with Himalayan Balsam? Himalayan Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) might appear enchanting with its vibrant pink flowers and tall stature, but beneath its alluring facade lies a growing

Japanese Knotweed in winter

Japanese Knotweed Identification in Winter

A Guide to Japanese Knotweed Identification in Winter and the Importance of Specialist Surveys As winter sets in, the landscape undergoes a dramatic transformation and so does the appearance of

Green leaves and red stems of Japanese Knotweed invasive plant

Japanese Knotweed In Scotland

Japanese Knotweed in Scotland covers the entire country and so does JBB Knotweed Solutions. We are Scotland’s invasive weed company.

How to Identify Japanese Knotweed? Knotweed heart/spade-shaped leaves

How to Identify Japanese Knotweed

In this article, we’ll share how to identify Japanese Knotweed, including its leaves, stems, flowers and roots, why it’s important to identify knotweed early, and what other plants and weeds can be mistaken for knotweed.

Pink flowers of Himalayan Balsam invasive weed

Understanding Himalayan Knotweed

Most people have a general awareness of Japanese Knotweed, but here’s another invasive that you may be less familiar with – Himalayan Knotweed.

Japanese Knotweed Removal

Japanese Knotweed Removal

Should you tackle Japanese Knotweed removal yourself? Read our latest post to find out why DIY isn’t the best idea for knotweed removal.

Photograph of bees on purple Himalayan Balsam plants

The Balsam and the Bees!

Have you noticed a lot of Himalayan balsam recently? At this time of year, have a close look at how active large stands are with bees!

Male wearing a checked shirt and yellow high-vis jacket inspecting a weeded area using an iPad camera

Do I need a Japanese Knotweed Survey?

It’s common for a homeowner’s first encounter with Japanese Knotweed to be when they are buying or selling a property, or planning a development of their home or garden.

Japanese Knotweed CPD Training

Japanese Knotweed CPD Training

Our team delivers training that is specifically tailored to meet the needs of our clients, ensuring they have the most up to date knowledge on all forms of invasive weeds.

Is Japanese Knotweed Dangerous? Japanese Knotweed Shoots | JBB Knotweed Solutions

Is Japanese Knotweed Dangerous?

If you’re unfortunate enough to have discovered some Japanese Knotweed in your garden, you’ll most certainly be asking this question.

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We can tell you if you definitely have Japanese Knotweed on your property and recommend the best course of action.