Invasive Alien Vegetation regulations

Pontederia cordata – Catergory 1b invasive species which must be removed and destroyed. Any form of trade or planting is strictly prohibited

“The National Environmental Management Biodiversity (NEMBA) regulations state that a seller of any immovable property must, prior to the relevant sale agreement, notify the purchaser of the property in writing of the presence of listed invasive species on that property. A copy of the Declaration of Invasive Species forms needs to be lodged with the The Department of Environmental Affairs.”

Accredited invasive species practitioners need to be consulted.