7086 thumb Sydney Weeds

A guide to invasive weeds identified by the Greater Sydney Regional Strategic Weed Management Plan.

African feather grass
Pennisetum macrourum
3489514740 8d98d181b8 m
spreading pellitory 1
Parietaria judaica
Small
bitou bush 2
Chrysanthemoides monilifera monilifera
6634739087 098c80faa4 m
Balloon Vine 3
Cardiospermum grandiflorum
Small
oceanblue morning glory 4
Ipomoea indica
3594438316 49606fc6a4 m
black willow 5
Salix nigra
3698487982 a010888217 m
European bramble complex 6
Rubus fruticosus
3887496263 8f22eab00c m
greater periwinkle 7
Vinca major
Small
Boneseed 2
Chrysanthemoides monilifera
Small
boxelder maple 8
Acer negundo
8054222535 d2509bdbf4 m
Cape Smilax 9
Asparagus asparagoides
3073835953 b56d152835 m
glossy privet 10
Ligustrum lucidum
6191713753 de6d50e659 m
slimleaf bursage 11
Ambrosia confertiflora
240px cabomba caroliniana leaves 2
Carolina Fanwort 12
Cabomba caroliniana
78055 260 190
Camphor Tree 13
Cinnamomum camphora
4848409896 578e0440a2 m
Cape-ivy 14
Delairea odorata
Small
Mile-a-minute vine 20
Ipomoea cairica
3984263882 c6ca44682c m
Cockspur coral tree 21
Erythrina crista-galli
37637 260 190
African olive 22
Olea europaea cuspidata
240px starr 050208 3899 eragrostis curvula
African love grass 22
Eragrostis curvula
3861901414 8b02389e3c m
Alligator weed 23
Alternanthera philoxeroides
African Lily
Agapanthus praecox orientalis
3270157189 77816d6e50 m
Sprenger's asparagus 24
Asparagus aethiopicus
6056259690 b851503971 m
thatching grass 25
Hyparrhenia hirta
5776491612 b156f5b07a m
Coral Creeper 26
Barleria repens
3720738712 4fa61a2839 m
Formosa lily 27
Lilium formosanum
Small
fountain grass 28
Pennisetum setaceum
6950400265 80e4af7a3d m
giant reed 30
Arundo donax
1395522789 2b72188248 m
Kahili ginger 31
Hedychium gardnerianum
21708 260 190
Giant Ratstail Grass 32
Sporobolus pyramidalis
Small
flame lily 33
Gloriosa superba
3442083356 c6735b5559 m
gorse 34
Ulex europaeus
Small
golden wreath wattle 35
Acacia saligna
8704387661 428311de06 m
green cestrum 29
Cestrum parqui
6959348909 9195cf84dc m
Grey Willow 36
Salix cinerea
5720166409 7eb2436e15 m
Woad-leaved ragwort 37
Senecio glastifolius
Small
honey locust 38
Gleditsia triacanthos
3228721816 95c3de5ba0 m
horsetails 24
Equisetum
3538903308 d0f9b1c8e0 m
Hymenachne 23
Hymenachne amplexicaulis
5222058246 c0863bf499 m
Japanese honeysuckle 39
Lonicera japonica
98195 260 190
Umkokola 32
Dovyalis caffra
Small
Kidneyleaf mud plantain 40
Heteranthera reniformis
2266937970 6c66543fa9 m
sticky snakeroot 16
Ageratina adenophora
240px hygrophila polysperma
Indian Swampweed 45
Hygrophila polysperma
3105926600 95d2a313a0 m
tuber ladder fern 46
Nephrolepis cordifolia
2975755482 e059321ce5 m
Rose Cactus 47
Pereskia aculeata
3132918918 aa3203b54b m
cats claw 48
Caesalpinia decapetala
Small
Nodding-Thistle 49
Carduus nutans macrocephalus
Small
Veldt grass 50
Ehrharta erecta
Small
Pampas Grass 51
Cortaderia selloana
14157956950 9ae5a152ef m
Small-leaved plane 52
Ochna serrulata
2798860713 1089685da8 m
Purple Pampas Grass 53
Cortaderia jubata
Parrot Beak
Alstroemeria pulchella
181992025 ecc4ebd7d0 m
chollas 54
Cylindropuntia
4651350311 cf6f990c7a m
Japanese wax tree 59
Toxicodendron succedaneum
856770675 c3dcca1c88 m
Giant Salvinia 60
Salvinia molesta
240px cytisus scoparius jfg
common broom 61
Cytisus scoparius
77024 260 190
Mignonette vine 62
Anredera cordifolia
3255884277 19d96ab849 m
white bladderflower 24
Araujia sericifera
848386244 bd2ce560b5 m
Montbretia 63
Crocosmia × crocosmiiflora
24599903240 813b834091 m
Ming Asparagus 64
Asparagus macowanii
174306276 12170018eb m
mother of thousands 65
Bryophyllum delagoense
8749376141 309c908ea7 m
cotton thistle 66
Onopordum acanthium
10588958284 c7bfd80d62 m
Sicklethorn 23
Asparagus falcatus
240px starr 020127 0035 sphagneticola trilobata
trailing daisy 22
Sphagneticola trilobata
Small
skunk vine 67
Paederia foetida
5552058075 a99870425e m
Chinese privet 68
Ligustrum sinense
3685435324 5a051174ef m
Spanish Broom 69
Spartium junceum
Small
Spider plant 70
Chlorophytum comosum
Small
Chinese pennisetum 71
Pennisetum alopecuroides
Small
Tree of heaven 72
Ailanthus altissima
Small
small-leaf spiderwort 53
Tradescantia fluminensis
4169988685 96d7396739 m
common water hyacinth 73
Eichhornia crassipes
24868685875 03cdd2647a m
water lettuce 64
Pistia stratiotes
1429576859 4f17d41c4a m
Water Poppy 43
Hydrocleys nymphoides
2561200774 201c0c5bb1 m
Ceylon Raspberry 48
Rubus niveus
2818317552 8e0eed7093 m
bugweed 74
Solanum mauritianum
Small
Santa Barbara daisy 77
Erigeron karvinskianus

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