|Botanical Name||Solanum pseudocapsicum|
IdentificationHas very attractive glossy orange or red berries around 10-20 mm diameter.
HabitatsShrubland areas, secondary forest and shrubland margins, secondary forest, waste places and stream banks.
Impact to Biota and EcosystemsCan form dense stands in open areas, cut-over shrub and forest. Poisonous to stock and children. Low environmental impact.
Dispersal Routes, Vectors, Infestation SourcesSpread by birds.
Easy to pull out all but the largest plants.
Tordon Gold or Tordon Brushkiller
Glyphosate mixed at 100 ml in 10 litres of water.
Hand pull smaller plants. Spray larger plants with suitable herbicide.