Gomphrena celosioides

Gomphrena weed

Other common names:

Not applicable.



  • Annual or perennial plant
  • Prostrate to sprawling plant, yet growing up to 25 cm tall
  • Roots at nodes
  • Thick fleshy tap root
  • Papery white flower heads
  • Lasts one to two years 
  • Lower leaf surface hairy to woolly
  • Distributed within QLD and NSW.


Control options:

  • Pesticides: See available tabs below for registered products. Use as per label instructions.
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM): Use a combination of approaches listed on this page.
  • Cultural: Nil.
  • Mechanical: Nil.



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Control Options

Bow & Arrow Herbicide


Bow & Arrow Herbicide