Flame tree (Brachychiton acerifolius)



Flame tree is an Australian native plant that has been declared noxious on Lord Howe Island, where it is not endemic and has become invasive. 

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Herbicide options

Contact your local council weeds officer for control advice for Flame tree (Brachychiton acerifolius).

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Legal requirements

The content provided here is for information purposes only and is taken from the Noxious Weeds Act 1993.

Area Class Legal requirements
Lord Howe Island 3 Regionally Controlled Weed
The plant must be fully and continuously suppressed and destroyed

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For technical advice and assistance with identification please contact your local council weeds officer.
For further information call the NSW Invasive Plants and Animals Enquiry Line on 1800 680 244 or send an email to weeds@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Reviewed 2014