Along with national partners, FRIENDS has joined the fight against invasive species by promoting the use of native alternatives.
Plant sales are consumer-driven: You can help by requesting native plants from your local nursery. To assist in selecting the right native plant to meet your needs please download the following resources from FRIENDS Brochure Library (hard copies are available at the FRIENDS’ office):
Guide to Native and Invasive Plants of Abaco
Hawaiian Seagrape Fact Sheet
A Guide to Replacing Hawaiian Seagrape with Native Plants
The Bahamas’ invasive species strategy includes a voluntary code of conduct for landscapers and the gardening public, which can be downloaded:
Voluntary code of conduct for Landscape Architects