Japanese Knotweed Removal

Eradication of Japanese Knotweed in Birkenhead

Eradication of Japanese Knotweed in Birkenhead

Japanese Knotweed is renowned for causing damage along its path and spreading rapidly! Eradication of Japanese Knotweed in Birkenhead is essential to help control the spread of this invasive weed.

Eradication of Japanese Knotweed in BirkenheadJapanese Knotweed was originally brought to the UK for its beauty and resilience. Its tall red stems, heart shaped leaves and small white flowers make the appearance of Japanese Knotweed deceiving! In its native environment it is known to grow close to volcano’s, meaning it can grow in quite hostile environments. So, when it was brought over to the UK by the Victorians it was commonly used on railway embankments.

As a result, Japanese Knotweed is now a major problem throughout the UK. While in its natural environment it has predators and other environmental impacts that hinder its rapid growth. Many individuals who have properties close to railways are finding Japanese Knotweed outbreaks are causing them untold problems! As it can cause structural damage to a property. However, it can also hinder the sale of properties because mortgage lenders will refuse to lend on a property with Knotweed present.

Allowing Japanese Knotweed to spread onto another’s land is illegal! Therefore, if you have Japanese Knotweed growing on your land or if a neighbouring land has it, we recommend you call in the expert! We would be able to give you advice and answer any questions over the phone. We also offer a free photograph identification service, click here to send us a picture of your suspected Japanese Knotweed outbreak.

If Japanese Knotweed is present on your land we can assist in completing a site survey and management plan for the eradication of Japanese Knotweed in Birkenhead. Alternatively, if it is that you are going through a legal battle with a neighbour we can also provide P35 Expert Reports, to assist in the court case.

For further information on how we can help with the eradication of Japanese Knotweed, contact us on 0800 1337 444.