Solanum chrysotrichum

Giant Devil Fig at Gleniffer, NSW

Solanum chrysotrichum at Gleniffer, NSW - 19 Jan 2024
Solanum chrysotrichum at Gleniffer, NSW - 19 Jan 2024
Solanum chrysotrichum at Gleniffer, NSW - 19 Jan 2024
Solanum chrysotrichum at Gleniffer, NSW - 19 Jan 2024
Solanum chrysotrichum at Gleniffer, NSW - 19 Jan 2024
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Solanum chrysotrichum 20 Jan 2024 Tapirlord
Unidentified 19 Jan 2024 NJ

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Tapirlord noted:

20 Jan 2024

An environmental weed in NSW and Queensland capable of inflicting serious injury. Reporting incursions like this one is highly encouraged.

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Pretty sure it's Solanum chrysotrichum, Giant devils fig. Species wasn't available under the solanum genus. I believe this is a priority weed in the north coast region with a mgmt category of 'containment'

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Tapirlord wrote:
   20 Jan 2024
Yep, I reckon you are right on the money! Yuck!

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  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • False Tree(s) planted
  • False In flower

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