Moonflower (Ipomoea alba)

Profile

Impact

Moonflower can climb over shrubs and trees, or spread out and over the ground and form a dense mat of vegetation. Moon flower is also listed among the "exotic vines and scramblers " whose invasion of native vegetation is regarded as a "key threatening process" in New South Wales.

References

North Coast Weeds Advisory Committee

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Control

Herbicide options

Contact your local council weeds officer for control advice for Moonflower (Ipomoea alba).

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Legal requirements

Moonflower (Ipomoea alba) is not declared in NSW under the Noxious Weeds Act 1993.

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Reviewed 2014