DISTRIBUTION OF INVASIVE PLANT AILANTHUS ALTISSIMA (MILL) SWINGLE IN THE DANUBE SPA - BAZIAS - IRON GATE
AbstractOriginary from China, Ailanthus altissima was first introduced in our country like un ornamental tree and in urban area possible due to its tolerance of polluants and resistance to drought. In present the tree of haven is one of the few invasive tree species from our country maybe because its huge capacity of vegetative and generative reproduction, fact that contribute to its spread. Research made in the Danube SPA - Bazias - Iron Gate ("Iron Gate" Natural Park) showed that the species is not found in the forest land but occupy large surface along the Danube river, between Socol and Berzasca towns.
Working Group 1: Plant Cultivation and Animal Growing Technologies