Plant species by import category

Find out the import restrictions that apply to each species of plant, seed or produce depending on where you're bringing it to the UK from.


Plant species by import category

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Detailed list of plant species by import category, depending on the country you’re bringing it in from. To be read with the guide to importing plants to the UK.

Published 26 May 2015