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#rhododendrons

# rhododendrons - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Losing the war of the rhododendrons': Healy-Rae says invasive weed in Killarney is getting worse

Last year Healy-Rae said the army should be sent to Killarney National Park. 12 months on, he says the situation is getting worse.

# rhododendrons - Friday 16 November, 2018

'Nowhere near enough': Healy-Rae reiterates army call as €100k funding to fight rhododendrons announced

Intensive labour is required to get rid of the invasive weed, and Michael Healy-Rae said more is needed to eradicate the problem.

# rhododendrons - Monday 5 November, 2018

Men's Sheds volunteers descend on Killarney National Park to fight invading rhododendrons

Kerry TD Michael Healy Rae previously called for the army to be sent in to deal with the invasive plant.

# rhododendrons - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Not just the rhododendrons: What's being done about invasive plant species in Ireland?

Michael Healy-Rae said the army would be needed to fix the rhododendron problem earlier this week.

# rhododendrons - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

'The rhododendrons are taking over': Healy-Rae says army should be sent to Killarney National Park Day Of The Triffids This post contains videos

'The rhododendrons are taking over': Healy-Rae says army should be sent to Killarney National Park

The government replied that it had committed well over half a million euro to help fight the problem.

# rhododendrons - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Couple in their 50s rescued from rhododendron forest in Tipperary

The experienced hill walkers became stranded in a treacherous area of steep ground.