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 in the NRM South and Southern Tasmanian Councils Authority book 'Weeds of Southern Tasmania' regarding Holly control. For more information view here

Non-chemical control

Physical removal

  • Dig out small plants and dispose of

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. Cut and paint

  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup®Biactive™
  • Dispose of Holly pieces


Derwent Catchment Project

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