WHYY in Philadelphia reports on battling invasive Phragmites in Delaware

“There are still no solutions,” says Harsh Bais, PhD, University of Delaware, about reversing the invasion of Phragmites australis, however, treatments are being explored and the plant’s aggressive mechanisms are being deciphered by chemists.

whyyphila — May 21, 2010 — In nearly all of Delaware’s marshlands, plants native to Delaware are fighting a losing battle against a successful invader, the reed Phragmites.

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