List of Some Australian Noxious Plants

QUEENSLAND
Class 1 - Potential pest plants
A
  • Alternanthera philoxeroides (Alligator weed)
  • Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal creeper)

B

  • Bassia scoparia syn. Kochia scoparia (Kochia)

C

  • Cabomba spp. (Fanwort)
  • Cecropia spp. (Mexican bean tree)
  • Chrysanthemoides monilifera sub sp. rotundata (Bitou bush)
  • Chromolaena spp. (Siam weed)
  • Clidemia hirta (Koster's curse)
  • Cylindropuntia spp. (Cholla cactus)

E

  • Eicchornia azurea (Anchored water)
  • Equisetum spp. (Horsetails)

G

  • Gleditsia spp. (Honey locust)
  • Gmelina elliptica (Badhara bush)
  • Gymnocoronis spilanthoides (Serrated tussock)
H
  • Hedychium flavescens (Yellow ginger)
  • Hygrophila costata (Hygrophila)
L
  • Lagarosiphon major (Lagarosiphon)
  • Limnocharis flava (Yellow burrhead)
  • Ludwigia peruviana (Peruvian primrose bush)
M
  • Myriophyllum spicatum (Eurasian water milfoil
  • Miconia spp. (Miconia)
  • Mikania spp. (Mikania vine)
  • Mimosa pigra (Mimosa pigra)
N
  • Nassella neesiana (Chilean needle grass)
  • Nassella trichotoma (Serrated tussock)
  • Neptunia oleracea and N. plena (Water mimosa)
P
  • Pithecellobium dulce (Madras thorn)
  • Piper aduncum (Spiked pepper)
S
  • Sesbania punicea (Red sesbania)
  • Stratiotes aloides (Water soldiers)
  • Salix spp. other than S. babylonica, S. humboldtiana (syn. S. chilensis), S. matsudana, S. x calodendron and S. x reichardtii (Willow)
  • Striga spp. other than native species (Witch weeds)
T
  • Trapa spp. (Floating water chestnuts)
  • Thunbergia annua (Annual thunbergia)
  • Thunbergia fragrans (Fragrant thunbergia)
  • Thunbergia laurifolia (Laurel clockvine)
U
  • Ulex europaeus (Gorse)
Z
  • Ziziphus spina-christi (Christ's thorn)
 
Class 2 - Already spreaded pest plants
A
  • Acacia nilotica (Prickly acacia)
  • Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Annual ragweed)
  • Andropogon gayanus (Gamba grass)
  • Annona glabra (Pond apple)
B
  • Baccharis halimifolia (Groundsel bush)
  • Bryophyllum delagoense syn. B. tubiflorum, Kalanchoe delagoensis (Mother of millions)
C
  • Cabomba caroliniana (Cabomba)
  • Cryptostegia grandiflora (Rubber vine)
  • Cylindropuntia fulgida (Coral cactus)
  • Cylindropuntia imbricata (Devil's rope pear)
  • Cylindropuntia spinosior (Snake cactus)
E
  • Elephantopus mollis (Tobacco weed)
  • Eichhornia crassipes (Water hyacinth)
H
  • Harrisia martinii syn. Eriocereus martinii, H. tortuosa and H. pomanensis syn. Cereus pomanensis (Harrisia cactus)
  • Heterotheca grandiflora (Telegraph weed)
  • Hymenachne amplexicaulis (Olive hymenocachne)
J
  • Jatropha gossypiifolia and hybrids (Bellyach bush)
L
  • Lycium ferocissimum (African boxthorn)
M
  • Mimosa diplotricha var. diplotricha (Giant sensitive plant)
O
  • Opuntia aurantiaca (Tiger pear)
  • Opuntia monacantha (Drooping tree pear)
  • Opuntia robusta (Wheel cactus)
  • Opuntia spp. (Pricky pear)
  • Opuntia streptacantha (Westwood pear)
  • Opuntia stricta (Common prickly pear)
  • Opuntia tormentosa (Velvety tree pear)
P
  • Parkinsonia aculeata (Parkinsonia)
  • Parthenium hysterophorus (Parthenium weed)
  • Pistia stratiotes (Water lettuce)
  • Prosopis grandulosa (Honey mesquite)
  • Prosopis pallida (Algaroba)
  • Prosopis velutina (Velvet mesquite)
  • Pueraria montana var. lobata (Kudzu vine)
  • Pueraria triloba (Kudzu vine)
S
  • Senecio madagascariensis (Fireweed)
  • Senna hirsuta (Sicklepod)
  • Senna obtusifolia (Java bean)
  • Senna tora (Java bean)
  • Sporobolus fertilis (Giant Parramatta grass)
  • Sporobolus jacquemontii (American rat's tail grass)
  • Sporobolus natalensis (Giant Parramatta grass)
  • Sporobolus pyramidalis (Giant Parramatta grass)
T
  • Thunbergia grandiflora (Thundbergia)
Z
  • Ziziphus mauritiana (Indian jujube)

 

Class 3 - Commonly established pest plants
A
  • Anredera cordifolia (Maderia vine)
  • Aristolochia spp. other than native species (Aristolochia)
  • Asparagus aethiopicus (Asparagus fern)
  • Asparagus plumosus (Climbing asparagus fern)
C
  • Cardiospermum grandiflorum (Balloon vine)
  • Cascabella peruviana syn. Thevetia peruviana, Cascabella thevetia (Captain Cook tree)
  • Celtis sinensis (Chinese celtis)
  • Cinnamomum camphora (Camphor laurel)
  • Cryptostegia madagascariensis (Purple rubber vine)
D
  •  Dolichandra unguis-cati (Cat's claw creeper)
H
  • Harungana madagascariensis (Harungana)
  • Hedychium coronarium (White ginger)
  • Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili ginger)
L
  • Lantana camara (Lantana)
  • Lantana montevidensis (Creeping lantana)
  • Ligustrum lucidum (Broad-leaf privet)
  • Ligustrum sinense (Chinese privet)
P
  • Pennisetum setaceum (African fountain grass)
R
  • Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry)
  • Rubus fruticosus sp. agg. (Blackberry)
S
  • Salix chilensis (Pencil willow)
  • Schinus terebinthifolia (Broadleaf pepper)
  • Spathodea campanulata (African tulip tree)
  • Sphagneticola trilobata syn. Wedelia trilobata (Singapore daisy)
T
  • Tamarix aphylla (Athel tree)
  • Tecoma stans (Yellow bells)