Bud Buds Podcast Page

Welcome to Bud Buds, a podcast that takes you into the realm of invasive plants and their seasonal changes, and what you might be witnessing out your window or in the woods in Vermont.

About the Hosts




Meet the Buds -- Intros and Definitions

Bud Buds and Garlic Mustard

Bud Buds and Wild Parsnip

Bud Buds and Tree of Heaven

Get Involved with Tracking Vermont Invasive Plants

How to ID Invasive Plants

Print and pocket this handy Field Guide for 12 invasive plants common in Vermont.

Projects Happening Now

  • Pesky Plant Trackers Campaign

    • sign up and start observing knotweed or parsnip in VT, and add to the research happening at UMN to benefit everyone in our region

Projects Coming Soon

Sponsors & Partners

Podcast logo showing a pair of buckthorn buds in the foreground with blurred leaves behind, and the words: Bud Buds across the top and the words: a podcast about invasive plant phenology along the bottom