Tree, 3-7(-20) m high. Fl. green-cream/white, Dec.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Cross.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Capel, Chittering, Murray, Northam, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Yilgarn.
General Biology. Growth form. Tree. Reproduction. Seed. Dispersal. Birds, rats and possibly other mammals. Time to first flowering. Possibly 8+ years. Vegetative regeneration strategy. Resprouts. Woody structure. Diffuse porous. Seedbank persistence. Short, days-1 year. Fire response. Can resprout from basal dormant buds following fire.
Notes. Semi deciduous in winter.
Additional information. Origin. Eastern Australia. History of use/introduction. Garden escape, planted as a street tree.
Suggested method of management and control. Hand pull seedlings. For mature plants try stem injection with 50-100% glyphosate or apply 250 ml Access® in 15 L of diesel to basal 50 cm of trunk (basal bark) or cut and paint with 50% glyphosate. Read the manufacturers' labels and material safety data sheets before using herbicides. For further information consult the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority to determine the status of permits for your situation or state.
Legend: Y = Yes, regularly, O = Occasionally, U = Uncertain, referred by others but not confirmed.
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