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ragwort

‘Senecio jacobaea’, a weed, controlled under the Weeds Act 1959 and the subject of extra provision in England and Wales in terms of the Ragwort Control Act 2003.
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Llysiau Iago neu creulys Iago (Senecio jacobaea; Common Ragwort) gyda lindys gwyfyn y creulys (cinnabar moth) yn bwydo arno
WITH reference to your article headlined "Growing menace that we have to conquer" (The Journal, August 9) concerning the profusion of ragwort (Senecio Jacobaea).
Senecio jacobaea ydi'r enw gwyddonol ar lysiau'r gingroen, y 'common ragwort' yn Saesneg.
Under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, you should not have either Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) or giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum ) in your garden and, under the Weeds Act of 1959, there is a list of five invasive and noxious weeds that should not be allowed to grow, including the broad-leaved and curled docks (Rumex spp) and ragwort (Senecio jacobaea).