Five 'dangerous' garden plants devaluing your home

Blackpool gardeners are being warned about five ‘dangerous’ garden plants that could devalue their home.

By Jon Peake
Sunday, 15th May 2022, 3:11 pm
Updated Sunday, 15th May 2022, 3:12 pm

Buying or selling property is often a stressful time, especially when you have to deal with unforeseen problems. As we head into summer, it is worth looking at your garden.

The ‘danger’ plants are Japanese Knotweed, Ivy, Giant Hogweed, Poplar, Willow and Oak Trees and Himalayan Balsam.

While most trees cause no harm, large trees like Poplar, Willow and Oak can be dangerous if grown close to the property.

Certain garden plants can devalue your home