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

Hawthorn

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

Non-chemical control

Physical removal

Hand-pulling is an effective method for seedlings and young plants. Use thick gloves.

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

  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup Biactive®

2. Basal bark or cut stump/cut and paste

  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide - Triclopyr + picloram