Population genetics of an invasive riparian species, Impatiens glandulifera

@article{Walker2008PopulationGO,
  title={Population genetics of an invasive riparian species, Impatiens glandulifera},
  author={N. F. Walker and Philip E. Hulme and A Rus Hoelzel},
  journal={Plant Ecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={203},
  pages={243-252}
}
We assess the population genetic structure of the invasive riparian weed Impatiens glandulifera, and where possible, determine whether natural or anthropogenic dispersal best explains the observed patterns. Results are compared with a similar contemporary analysis for Heracleum mantegazzianum undertaken in the same catchments, and we suggest that some of the observed differences in genetic structure could be because of life history differences between these species. Our results confirm the… CONTINUE READING

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