Goldflower (Hypericum kouytchense)

Profile

Impact

Goldflower is a dominating weed of swampy areas and other riparian zones. 

Description

Goldflower is a straggly shrub less than 1 m high. Its leaves are oval and flowers are completely yellow. 

References

Richardson F.J.,Richardson R.G. and Shepherd R.C.H (2006).Weeds of the south-east an identification guide for Australia. (R.G. and F.J. Richardson, Melbourne).

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Control

Herbicide options

Contact your local council weeds officer for control advice for Goldflower (Hypericum kouytchense).

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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
Blue Mountains 3 Regionally Controlled Weed
The plant must be fully and continuously suppressed and destroyed and the plant must not be sold, propagated or knowingly distributed

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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