Priority weeds index

 

Regional priority weed objective: CONTAINMENT

These weeds are widely distributed in parts of the region. While broadscale elimination is not practicable, minimisation of the biosecurity risk posed by these weeds is reasonably practicable.

# Core infestation area in this region.

Asparagus fern Asparagus fern #
(Asparagus virgatus)
  Glory lily

Glory lily #
(Gloriosa superba)

  Fact sheet

Black willow Black willow
(Salix nigra)
  Green cestrum Green cestrum #
(Cestrum parqui)
Blue heliotrope Blue heliotrope
(Heliotropium amplexicaule)
 

Groundsel bush

Groundsel bush #
(Baccharis halimifolia)

  Fact sheet

Bridal creeper Bridal creeper
(Asparagus asparagoides)
 

Honey locust

Honey locust #
(Gleditsia triacanthos)

  Fact sheet

Broad-leaf pepper tree

Broad-leaf pepper tree #
(Schinus terebinthifolius)
  Hygrophila Hygrophila #
(Hygrophila costata 
and H. polysperma)
Cabomba Cabomba #
(Cabomba caroliniana)
 

Kudzu

Kudzu #
(Pueraria lobata)
Chinese celtis

Chinese celtis #
(Celtis sinensis)

  Fact sheet

  Lead tree Lead tree #
(Leucaena leucocephala)

Chinese tallow tree

Chinese tallow tree #
(Triadica sebifera)
  Long-leaf willow primrose Long-leaf willow primrose #
(Ludwigia longifolia)
Cockscomb coral tree

Cockscomb coral tree # (aka Cockspur)
(Erythrina crista-galli)

  Fact sheet

  Moonflower Moonflower #
(Ipomoea alba)
  Devil's fig #
(Solanum torvum)

Regional recommended measure as per Giant devil's fig.
 

Mysore thorn

Mysore thorn #
(Caesalpinia decapetala)

Giant devil's fig

Giant devil's fig #
(Solanum chrysotrichum)

  Fact sheet

  Water lettuce Water lettuce #
(Pistia stratiotes)
Giant reed Giant reed
(Arundo donax)
  Yellow bells #
(Tacoma stans)

 

State priority weed objective: CONTAINMENT

These weeds are widely distributed in parts of the state. While broadscale elimination is not practicable, minimisation of the biosecurity risk posed by these weeds is reasonably practicable.

Alligator weed

Alligator weed
(Alternanthera philoxeroides)

Alligator weed biosecurity zone established.

  Fact sheet

 

Bitou bush
(Chrysanthemoides monilifera 
subsp. rotunda)

Bitou bush biosecurity zone established.

  Fact sheet