Canadians are being warned about the spread of the Giant Hogweed.
The Nature Conservancy of Canada says this plant can cause third degree burns and even permanent blindness.
According to biologists Giant Hogweed is spreading to more parts of B.C. and Ontario and can also be found in Quebec and the Atlantic Provinces.
People are being asked to document sightings of the Giant Hogweed which is described as being a tall green plant with large clusters of white flowers.
For more information on the Giant Hogweed like to how to identify it, how it grows and how you can help visit the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s website HERE