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

Monbretia

Disclaimer

The following page is a brief summary of information available on the DPIPWE website and NSW Department of Primary industry website regarding Monbretia control. For more information view the websites or contact Biosecurity Tasmania Phone: 03 6165 3777 Email: Weed.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Non-chemical control

Physical removal

  • Dig deeply in moist soil to remove all corms

 

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.  Spray

  • Stage of growth - between flowering and fruiting
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup®Biactive™, Weedmaster Duo®

2. Weed wand/wipe

  • Stage of growth - between flowering and fruiting
  • Suggested herbicide - Roundup®Biactive™, Weedmaster Duo®