7 Mar 2023

UK’s native plants outnumbered by invasive species for first time

Chief Correspondent

After two decades of research into every single plant species in Britain and Ireland – the data is finally out there.

Botanists say the Plant Atlas is a priceless tool which politicians could deploy to stop the crisis in our depleted natural world from becoming a catastrophe.

The document comes out tomorrow but our Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson has been given an exclusive preview.