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

Tree Lupin

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Non-chemical control

Physical removal

  • Manual removal of seedlings and even larger plants is possible in sandy situations.

Burning

  • Fire followed by hand-pulling of seedlings or another fire within two years.

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 -┬áRoundup Biactive

2. Cut and paint

  • Stage of growth - actively growing
  • Suggested herbicide -┬áRoundup Biactive