Japanese Knotweed Facts – it’s origin, the law & eating it!

So what are the basic facts about Japanese Knotweed that creates such alarm and fear within the media?

Japanese Knotweed is simply a plant that was imported by the Victorians because it was aesthetically pleasing and robust. As it turns out, its root or more correctly its “rhizome” system is very vigorous and can potentially penetrate structures if it can gain entry via existing cracks…