Species: 

Pueraria montana 

Common Name(s): 

kudzu

Habitats Impacted: 

cropland/pastureland, forest/woodland, rangeland, disturbed/waste areas, urban/garden, riparian/aquatic

Regions likely to be Impacted: 

NE, SE

Present in Neighboring States?

AR, KS, LA, MO, NM, TX

Currently known from Oklahoma?

Yes

Pueraria montana 

David J. Moorhead, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org

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What you should know!

Grows over, shades out and kills all other vegetation, including trees. Can reproduce from seed and vegetatively, producing new roots where stems come in contact with bare soil. Introduced as an ornamental and for erosion control.

Management information