The noxious weeds mentioned below must not be added to your garden waste bin or home composter.

Such weeds must be securely sealed in strong bags and places in the general waste pile/container.

  • Japanese Knotweed
  • Common Ragwort
  • Curled Dock
  • Broad-Leaved Dock
  • Spear-Thistle
  • Creeping Thistle
  • Giant Hogweed
  • Himalayan Balsam

More information on these weeds is available on Devon County Council's website.