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Containment pest plants

Containment pest plants

Updated 13 May 2013 2:41pm

The pest plants below are well established in certain parts of the Wellington region, but not in others. Greater Wellington's main objective is to prevent the spread of these pest plants into areas where they are not currently established.

Each species has been zoned within the region (see individual species below for more information)


Evergreen buckthorn
Sweet pea shrub

If you think you have seen any of these plants outside their zoned areas for control please contact us.

Seen it? Call us! on 0800 496 734

or email