Evergreen tree < 8 m tall. Leaves are < 35 x 10 cm, thick, leathery, wrinkled and serrated, with glossy dark green tops and hairy grey/brown undersides. Flowers are white and borne in inflorescences in April – November. Fruit is yellow-skinned and ripens in September – December.
To help protect our environment, from 1 September 2022, you:
Forest, shrublands, coastal slopes, roadsides, wastelands, plantations, gardens.
Seeds dispersed by birds. Human-mediated dispersal through deliberate plantings.
Can invade intact canopy native vegetation and has the potential to dominate the mid-tier canopy.
Follow up treated areas 3 times per year. Encourage natural regeneration of native plants or replant treated areas where possible after 2-3 treatments to establish dense ground cover and minimise reinvasion.
CAUTION: When using any herbicide or pesticide please read the label thoroughly to ensure that all instructions and safety requirements are followed.