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Total control pest plants

Total control pest plants

Updated 9 October 2013 2:13pm

Greater Wellington will control any of the plants listed below for free, anywhere they are found in the Wellington region. Greater Wellington's long term goal is to get rid of them from the region and they need your help.

If you think you have seen any of these plants in the Wellington region please contact us and a Biosecurity officer will come around and identify it.

Moth plant

African feathergrass Pennisetum macrourum
Bathurst bur Xanthium spinosum
Blue passionflower Passiflora caerulea
Climbing spindleberry Celastrus orbiculatus
Eelgrass Vallisneria australis
Manchurian wild rice Zizania latifolia
Madeira vine Anredera cordifolia
Moth plant Araujia sercifera
Perennial nettle Urtica dioica and subspp
Saffron thistle Carthamus lanatus
Woolly nightshade Solanum mauritianum

Seen it? Call us! on 0800 496 734

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