Prohibited plant material from areas other than the continental United States

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Revised on August 10, 2018

The following list includes plant material that is prohibited entry into Canada under the Plant Protection Act and Regulations. Please note that all soil and related matter (including clay, silt, sand, soil minerals, humus, compost, earthworm castings, muck, plant litter and debris) is prohibited from all areas other than the continental United States. This list is not exhaustive and may change without notice due to a pest infestation or as risk assessments are completed. Therefore, it is strongly recommended that you contact a local office of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency for further information.

Information on regulated commodities can be obtained from:

Scientific NameRegulated AreasDirective
Abies Table Note 1
Fir
Not admissible from Japan, Switzerland, Norway and all countries of the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Not admissible into British Columbia, excluding seeds. D-01-01
D-98-02
Abrus precatorius
Jequirity bean, Jequirity Rosarypea
Not admissible from any country. Circ.12 C
(69-11-07)
Contact the CFIA
Acer Table Note 1
Maple
Not admissible from any country except Germany, Japan, New Zealand, and the Netherlands. All other countries require a PRA, excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-01-01
Adiantum Table Note 1
Maidenhair fern
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Aegilops cylindrica Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Aesculus Table Note 1
Horsechestnut
Not admissible from any country including seed. RMD-10-27
D-08-04
Ajania spp.
Chrysanthemum
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. D-97-05
Alopecurus myosuroides Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Alnus spp.
Alder (plants with roots)
Not admissible from Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain (United Kingdom), Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden, excluding seeds and unrooted cuttings. All other countries require a PRA. D-00-08
Arachis hypogaea
Peanut (seeds – in the shell or without the shell)
Not admissible from any country. L6D (87-07-06)
Circ., 10C
(77-01-20)
Contact the CFIA
Arbutus Table Note 1
Madrone, Strawberry tree
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Arctostaphylos Table Note 1 Kinnikinnick, Manzanita Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
ArdisiaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Arundo donax Not admissible from any country. PRA required. Contact the CFIA
Avena spp.
Oat (seeds and grains)
Not admissible, except from Hawaii
Africa
: Ethiopia, Morocco
Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, Syria
Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
South America: Argentina, Chile
D-99-01
Avena spp.
Oat (straw and hay)
Not admissible from Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-99-01
Avena spp.
Oat
(Compost)
Not admissible from any country. D-99-01
Azalea spp. See Rhododendron See Rhododendron
Berberis spp.
Barberry
Not admissible from any country including seeds. PRA required. D-01-04
Calluna Table Note 1
Heather
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CalycanthusTable Note 1
Spice Bush
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Camellia Table Note 1
Camellia
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Cannabis sativa
Hemp
Not admissible from any country unless a license from Health Canada is obtained first, including seeds. D-96-03
Capsicum spp.
Pepper
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. Contact the CFIA
Castanea Table Note 1
Chestnut
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CastanopsisTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CeanothusTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Centaurea iberica Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Centaurea solstitialis Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Cercis Table Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Chaenomeles spp.
Quince
Not admissible except from approved sources in Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Germany and the Netherlands, including decorative branches and true seedlings and excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-94-35
Chrysanthemum spp.
Chrysanthemum
Not admissible, excluding seeds. D-97-05
Choisya ternataTable Note 1
Mexican orange
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CinnamomumTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Clintonia Table Note 1
Clintonia, bluebead lily, queen's cup
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CornusTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CorylopsisTable Note 1
Winter Hazel
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
CorylusTable Note 1
cobnut, filbert, hazelnut Plant
Not admissible from any country except the Netherlands D-01-01
D-00-03
Corylus Raw nuts and seed
Filberts including hazelnut and cobnut green unprocessed
Not admissible from any country when destined to British Columbia D-83-02
Cuscuta spp.
Dodder – Parasitic plant
Not admissible from any country including seeds. D-98-06
D-12-01
Crupina vulgaris Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Cyathea spp. Not admissible from Australia. PRA required. Contact the CFIA
Cydonia spp.
Quince
Not admissible except from approved sources in Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Germany and the Netherlands, including decorative branches and true seedlings and excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-94-35
Daphniphyllum glaucescens Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Dendranthema spp.
Dendranthemum spp.

Chrysanthemum
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. D-97-05
Dicksonia spp. Not admissible from Australia. PRA required. Contact the CFIA
Dioscorea polystachya Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
DistyliumTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Drimys Table Note 1
Winter's bark
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Dryopteris Table Note 1
Wood fern, spinulose wood fern
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Echium plantagineum Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Earthworm Not admissible from any country other than Netherlands. D-00-04
Eleutherococcus senticosus
Siberian ginseng (seed)
Not admissible from any country. PRA required. PRA
Eriochloa villosa Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
EucalyptusTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway. the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
EuonymusTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway. the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Fagus Table Note 1
beech
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except Germany (approved facility only) and the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Firewood
(untreated)
Not admissible from any country. D-01-12
Forest products, untreated
Wood/bark chips, logs, telephone poles, railway ties
Not admissible from any country. PRA is required. D-02-12
Fragaria spp.
Strawberry
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. PRA required. D-83-02
(83-10-10) Contact the CFIA
Frangula spp.
coffeeberry
Not admissible from any country including seeds and decorative branches. D-01-04
D-01-01
Fraxinus Table Note 1
Ash
Not admissible from any country, excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-01-01
Garrya Table Note 1
Winter hazel
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
GaultheriaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Griselinia Table Note 1
(New Zealand privet)
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Hamamelis Table Note 1
witch hazel
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Heteromeles Table Note 1
California holly, Toyon and Christmas berry
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Hordeum spp.
Barley
(Seeds and grains)

Not admissible from any country except:

United States: Hawaii,
Africa: Ethiopia, Morocco
Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, Syria
Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
South America: Argentina, Chile

D-99-01
Hordeum spp.
Barley
(Straw and hay)
Not admissible from Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-99-01
Hordeum spp.
Barley
(Compost)
Not admissible from any country. D-99-01
Ilex Table Note 1
Holly
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, and the European UnionTable Note 2 except Denmark (unrooted plants only), and the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Juniperus spp.
Juniper
Not admissible from Algeria, Asia, Europe and Morocco, excluding seeds. D-97-01
Kalmia spp.
mountain laurel, calico bush, western laurel, alpine laurel
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Larix spp.
Larch
Not admissible from Europe and Japan, excluding seeds. D-97-10
Laurus Table Note 1
Laurel
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Leucanthemella serotina
Chrysanthemum
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. D-97-05
Leucothoe Table Note 1
Leucothoe
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Lithocarpus Table Note 1
Tanbark oak
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Lonicera Table Note 1
Honeysuckle
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
LoropetalumTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Lycopersicon esculentum see Solanum spp. see Solanum spp.
Magnolia Table Note 1
Star magnolia, leobner magnolia, saucer magnolia
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2, except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Mahoberberis spp.
Hybrid of Mahonia
Not admissible from any country including seeds PRA required. D-01-04
Mahonia spp.
Mahonia
Not admissible from any country including seeds PRA required. D-01-04
Maianthemum Table Note 1
False Solomon's seal
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Malus spp.
Apple, crabapple
Not admissible from sources other than approved sources in Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Germany and the Netherlands, including decorative branches and true seedlings and excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-94-35
ManglietiaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Michelia Table Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. Please refer to Magnolia spp. D-01-01
Microstegium vimineum Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Nassella trichotoma Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
NeriumTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Nicotiana spp. Not admissible from any country, excluding seeds. Memorandum
(80-05-20)
Contact the CFIA
Nipponanthemum
nipponicum
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. PRA required. D-97-05
Nothofagus Table Note 1
Roble beech
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Nursery stock, greenhouse plants and other propagative plant material with roots (including bulbs, tubers and other below-ground plant parts) (except Dracaena braunii, Dracaena sanderiana, Orchidaceae, Pachira spp.) Not admissible from China excluding seeds. D-08-04
Orobanche spp.
broomrape - Parasitic plant
Not admissible from any country including seeds. D-98-06
D-12-01
OsmanthusTable Note 1
devil-weed, devilwood, American olive, wild olive, fragrant olive, sweet olive, tea olive, holly olive, Chinese holly, false holly
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Osmarea Table Note 1 see Osmanthus spp. D-01-01
OsmorhizaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Papaver somniferum
Opium poppy
Not admissible from any country excluding seedsTable Note 1 unless a license is first obtained from Health Canada.
Table Note 1 Seeds are restricted.
Contact CFIA
ParakmeriaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Parrotia Table Note 1
Persian parrotia or ironwood
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Paspalum dilatatum Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Persicaria perfoliata Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Phillyrea decora see Osmanthus spp. D-01-01
Phillyrea vilmoriniana see Osmanthus spp. D-01-01
PhotiniaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
PhysocarpusTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Pieris Table Note 1
Pieris, fetterbush
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Pinus spp.
Pine
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. D-98-02
Pittosporum Table Note 1
Victorian box
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Pollen
(for planting)
Not admissible for pollen of Chaenomeles, Cydonia, Malus, Pinus, Prunus and Pyrus spp. For other species, a PRA is required from all countries. D-08-04
Populus spp.
Poplar
Not admissible from Europe and the Russian Federation, excluding seed. D-87-09
(87-02-16) (Contact the CFIA)
Prunus spp.
Almond, apricot, cherry, chokecherry, nectarine, peach, plum and prune trees
 
For all propagative material (rooted and unrooted, seeds, decorative branches and true seedlings):

Not admissible from any country except: P. avium, P. cerasus, P. mahaleb, P. padus, P. sargentii, P. serotina, P. serrula, P. serrulata, P. subhirtella, P. virginiana, P. yedoensis which are allowed only from the following approved European countries: Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherands and the United Kingdom.

P. laurocerasus is only allowed from Germany and the Netherlands (See D-01-01).

All other Prunus species from all other sources are prohibited.

D-08-04
D-94-35
D-01-01
Prunus spp.
Almond, apricot, cherry, chokecherry, nectarine, peach, plum and prune
(Pollen)
Not admissible from any country D-99-07
Pseudolarix spp.
Golden larch
Not admissible from Europe and Japan, excluding seeds. D-97-10
Pseudotsuga Table Note 1
Douglas Fir
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Pueraria montana Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Pyracantha Table Note 1
Firethorn
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Pyrethrum uliginosum
Chrysanthemum
Not admissible from from any country excluding seeds. D-97-05
Pyrus spp.
Pear
Not admissible except from approved sources in Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Germany and the Netherlands, including decorative branches and true seedlings and excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-94-35
Quercus Table Note 1
Oak
Not admissible from any country except Germany, the Netherlands and Japan. All other countries require a PRA, excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-01-01
Rhamnus spp.
Buckthorn
Not admissible from from any country including seeds and decorative branches. D-01-04
D-01-01
Rhododendron Table Note 1
Rhododendron, Azalea
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands and Belgium. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Ribes Table Note 1
Currant, Gooseberry
Not admissible from European UnionTable Note 2, New Zealand and Russian Federation, excluding seed. D-94-18
Ribes laurifolium
Batleaf currant
Not admissible from European UnionTable Note 2, New Zealand and Russian Federation, excluding seed. D-01-01
Rosa Table Note 1
Rose
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, and the European UnionTable Note 2 except the United Kingdom (rooted plants only), Germany (approved facility only), the Netherlands, and Denmark. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Rubus Table Note 1
Blackberry,
boysenberry; raspberry, salmonberry
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except Germany (approved facility only) and the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Salix spp.
Willow
Not admissible from from any country excluding seeds. D-08-04
D-01-01
No. 001.0
(86-06-16) Contact the CFIA
Salix spp.
Willow
(Decorative branches)
Not admissible from from any country. PRA required. D-08-04
D-01-01
No. 001.0
(86-06-16)
L12A
(86-12-16)
Contact the CFIA
Schima Table Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Secale spp.
Rye
(Seeds and grains)

Not admissible from from any country except:

United States: Hawaii,
Africa: Ethiopia, Morocco
Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, Syria
Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
South America: Argentina, Chile

D-99-01
Secale spp.
Rye
(Straw and hay)
Not admissible from Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-99-01
Secale spp.
Rye
(compost)
Not admissible from any country. D-99-01
Senecio inaequidens Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Senecio madagascariensis Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Sequoia Table Note 1
Coast redwood
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Snails, terrestrial, lived
(other than restricted and controlled species)
Not admissible from any country. D-90-07
No. 018-0
(90-02-15)
Contact the CFIA
Soil, Sand and related matter Not admissible from any country. D-95-26
Solanum elaeagnifolium Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01
Solanum melongena
Eggplant
Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. QC 1C
(77-04/19) Contact the CFIA
Solanum tuberosum
Potato
Not admissible from any country excluding true seed from the flower. PRA required. D-98-01
Solanum tuberosum Potato
(For consumption or processing or repacking)
Not admissible from any country. D-96-05
Solanum spp. (Other) Not admissible from any country excluding seeds. QC 1C
(77-04-19)
Contact the CFIA
Sorghum spp.
Unfinished broomcorn
Not admissible except for Mexico and Hungary. PRA required for all other countries. D-96-08
Striga spp.
Witchweed – Parasitic plant
Not admissible from any country including seeds. D-98-06
D-12-01
Syringa Table Note 1
Lilac
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except Germany (approved facility only) and the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Taxus Table Note 1
Yew
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
TorreyaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Toxicodendron Table Note 1
Poison oak
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Trachelospermum jasminoides
Star jasmine, Confederate jasmine
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Trientalis Table Note 1
Western starflower
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Triticum spp.
Wheat
(Seeds and grains)
Not admissible from any country except:
United States: Hawaii,
Africa: Ethiopia, Morocco
Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, Syria
Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
South America: Argentina, Chile
D-99-01
Triticum spp.
Wheat
(Straw and hay)
Not admissible from Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-99-01
Triticum spp.
Wheat
(Compost)
Not admissible from any country. D-99-01
Ulmus spp.
Elm
Not admissible from any country except the Netherlands if destined to Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec. Excluding seeds. D-97-07
QC 12C
(77-03-10)
Contact the CFIA
Umbellularia californica
California bay, Oregon myrtle
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Vaccinium spp.
Blueberry, cranberry, huckleberry and lingonberry (plants)
Not admissible from any country except Australia. D-94-28
VancouveriaTable Note 1 Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Viburnum Table Note 1
Arrowwood
Not admissible from Switzerland, Norway, the European UnionTable Note 2 except Germany (approved facility only) and the Netherlands. Excludes seed, tissue cultures, and non-propagative material. D-01-01
Vitis spp.
Grape
Not admissible except from approved sources in France and Germany, excluding seeds. D-94-35
D-94-34
Wood packaging
(Untreated)
Not admissible from any country. D-98-08
X-Triticosecale spp. Triticale
(Seeds and grains)
Not admissible from any country except
United States: Hawaii,
Africa: Ethiopia, Morocco
Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, Syria
Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
South America: Argentina, Chile
D-99-01
X-Triticosecale spp. Triticale
(Straw and hay)
Not admissible from Afghanistan, Brazil, India, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-99-01
X-Triticosecale spp. Triticale
(Compost)
Not admissible from any country. D-99-01
Zea mays
Corn
(Seeds, corn stalks, leaves)
Not admissible from any country except Argentina, Austria, Chile, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Hawaii, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Puerto Rico and South Africa. All other countries require a PRA. D-95-28
Zea mays
Corn
(Fresh corn on the cob)
Not admissible from any country except Costa Rica, Mexico and Thailand. All other countries require a PRA. D-95-28
Zelkova spp.
Elm
Not admissible from any country except the Netherlands if destined to Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec. Excluding seeds. D-97-07
QC12C
(77-03-10)
Contact the CFIA
Zizania spp.
Wild rice
Not admissible from any country. Contact the CFIA
Zygophyllum fabago Not admissible from any country including seed. D-12-01

Table Notes

Table Note 1

Not all species of the genus are prohibited, please refer to Appendix 1 of Directive D-01-01.

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Table Note 2

Countries of the European Union (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland).

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