Indiana Terrestrial Plant Rule goes into effect April 18, 2020
What is the Rule?
312 IAC 18-3-25 makes it illegal to sell, gift, barter, exchange, distribute, transport, or introduce
plants on the enclosed list in the State of Indiana.
What Happens if Found Selling Material After April 18, 2020?
If you are found to be selling material listed on the Terrestrial Plant Rule, a Notice of Stop Sale will
be issued for that material and a Notice of Violation can be issued. If a Notice of Violation is issued, a
fine could be levied at $500 per day per plant and Nursery licenses may be revoked.
How to Contact Your Local Nursery Inspector and Compliance Officer?
You can find your local inspector at https://www.in.gov/dnr/entomolo/2899.htm
Or call the Indianapolis Office at 317-232-4120
What Plants are Regulated?
Go to the IDNR website — https://www.in.gov/dnr/6351.htm — for complete list.