WEEDBUSTER WEEK 2000 was held from OCTOBER 8 - 15
Common weeds throughout the state , particularly along
roadsides and waterways include
willows,boneseed and passion vine.
An excellent guide to identifying weeds can be found at:
TASMANIAN WEED ALERT
Tasmania's Weed Alert Network established 1999 aims to
increase the chances of finding newly introduced or
Within the last 5 years small infestations of Alligator
Weed,Tumble Weed,Spiny Amaranth,Kochia,Dodder,nut
weed,Chilean Needle Grass and Three- flowered Nightshade
have been found.
Other plants available on sale in Tasmania include Frosted
Curls,Swamp Foxtails and Horsetails have invasive
Please keep your exotics under control and in your yard.
Further Information:E-mail Cindy.Hanson@dpiwe.tas.gov.au
and go to Land and Water , then Weed Management