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Maryland has become ground zero for a new invasive species threat, wavyleaf basketgrass
After a recent hike through Patapsco Valley State Park, Baltimore teacher Greg Schnitzlein's jaw dropped as he watched his two dogs emerge from the woods looking, as he says, like Chia Pets, every inch of their fur slathered in sproutlike seeds.
By Jill Rosen, The Baltimore Sun
October 22, 2011