Contacts and Links
For assistance in identifying garlic mustard
Plants may be mailed or dropped off at MSU Diagnostic Services. Sampling and submittal instructions can be obtained from the website or by phone at 517-355-4536.
For local advice in Michigan
Michigan residents can also visit the Gardening in Michigan website and type a question into the Ask an Expert box to get an email response, or call the hotline at 1-888-678-3464
Please note if you are not from Michigan, you may want to contact your local Extension Service. Climate, laws and regulations, as well as pest management practices vary throughout the United States.
Questions about this web site
A wildflower grows in a Michigan woods.
Photo credit: Douglas A. Landis.
Additional links for more information
- Invasivespecies.gov – A gateway to Federal and State invasive species activities and programs
- Global Invasive Species Database with biology and management
- Biological Control of Weeds – Cornell University
- Wisconsin garlic mustard fact sheet and distribution in the state
- Michigan Invasive Plant Council
- The Nature Conservancy
- Midwest Invasive Species Information Network
Information prepared by: Doug Landis, Jeff Evans, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University. Funding support: Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – Pesticide and Plant Pest Management Division, AgBioResearch, and MSU Extension.
The MSU IPM Program maintains this site as an access point to pest management information at MSU. The IPM Program is administered within the Department of Entomology, fueled by research from the AgBioResearch, delivered to citizens through MSU Extension, and proud to be a part of Project GREEEN.