Grass-roots community organisation that aims to improve the natural condition of the Derwent catchment



The following page is a brief summary of information available on the DPIPWE website regarding Foxglove control. For more information view here

Non-chemical control

Physical removal

  • Dig out or hand pull flowering plants, ensuring there is no contact with sap.

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 spraying

  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide - Glyphosate



Derwent Catchment Project

PO Box 22 Hamilton TAS 7140  |  Phone (03) 6286 3211  |