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Find out how to dispose of ragwort.


Ragwort is a toxic plant. You must protect your hands, keep arms and legs covered, wear sturdy footwear and a face mask when handling this plant.

Ragwort is able to able to seed even after being pulled, dug or cut up and should only be transported in sealed bags or enclosed containers.

Find more detailed information on ragwort and disposal options or contact your local district or borough council for advice.