Clinging vine that develops into a shrub. Small green oval leaves, roots at nodes, exudes sticky substance allowing it to stick to surfaces.
Old gardens, over poles, buildings. Prefers moderate to full sun.
No fertile seeds, no pollinator yet present. Garden escape.
Slow spreading, forms smothering mass. Can greatly modify habitat.
Avoid use as ornamental or keep confined to a structure.
1. Hand pull, grub or slash.
2. Spray (5g metsulfuron/10L).
Caution: when using any herbicide or pesticide PLEASE READ THE LABEL THOROUGHLY to ensure that all instructions and safety requirements are followed.