Cherokee Rose is an evergreen vine that climbs over other vegetation, forming impenetrable entanglements that hinder land use and management, and smothering native vegetation. Thorny canes impede passage.
For information on how to eradicate this invasive, view our statement on herbicide use and preferred alternatives for invasive plants.
You can replace this invasive plant with native alternatives. Here are some plants that make superior replacements.
Match your location on the Texas map to the color squares on the replacement plants below to find suitable replacements for your ecoregion.