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Perennial, herb, 0.2-1 m high, strongly aromatic. Fl. green, mainly Mar to Jul. Sand, sandy clay.
Alternative Names. Wormseed.
General Biology. Growth form. Herb. Life form. Perennial. Reproduction. Seed. Dispersal. Soil, machinery, water.
Notes. NAME CHANGE.
Additional information. Origin. Tropical America.
Suggested method of management and control. Hand remove small populations (use gloves); Suggest metsulfuron methyl 0.7 g/10 L (20 g/ha) + Pulse® before flowering or 1 % glyphosate + Pulse®. 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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