Erect perennial herb < 2 m high. Stems are woody at base. Leaves are < 15 x 2.5 cm and serrated. Flowers are daisy-like, pink/purple with a yellow centre, and borne in September – November.
To help protect our environment, from 1 September 2021, you:
Disturbed sites, dunes, herbfields, shrubland, cliffs, rocky banks, roadsides, hillsides, forest and riparian margins.
Seeds dispersed by wind. Human-mediated dispersal through dumping of garden waste and deliberate plantings.
Displaces small-stature native plant species in a range of coastal native habitats.
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.