If you have seen this plant, contact the Customer Service Centre .
Madras thorn is mostly known to be restricted to gardens and is rare in Queensland. There is an opportunity to prevent madras thorn becoming a serious problem in Queensland. To do this, madras thorn must not be sold or grown as a garden ornamental anywhere in the state.
Biosecurity Queensland encourages people report this Class 1 pest plant and take actions to help stop the establishment, prevent the spread, and to control this pest.
The best form of weed control is prevention. Treat weed infestations when they are small - do not allow weeds to establish.
Steps for weed prevention: