grass roots community organisation that aims to improve natural condition of the derwent catchment

Cotoneaster

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Non-chemical control

Physical removal

  • Small seedlings can be hand-pulled

Cultivation

  • Shading: Less seed is produced under shady conditions but shade will
    not kill existing plants.

Chemical control

Use herbicides in accordance with label. Refer to APVMA permit PER13160 where herbicide is to be used in non-cropping and bushland areas

Application method

1. Foliar spray

  • Location - non-cropping and bushland
  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup®Biactive™

2. Cut and paint

  • Location - non-cropping and bushland
  • Stage of growth - actively growings
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup®Biactive™