|This map of the potential distribution of Giant hogweed has produced from CLIMATE® modelling, overlayed with:|
Coastal scrubs and grassland; coastal grassy woodland; inland slopes woodland; dry foothill forest; montane dry woodland; grassland; plains grassy woodland; herb-rich woodland; montane grassy woodland; rainshadow woodland; mallee; boinka-raak; mallee woodland; Wimmera/mallee woodland
Colours indicate possibility of Heracleum mantegazzianum infesting these areas.
Red = Very high
Yellow = High
Orange = Medium
Green = Likely
In the non-coloured areas the plant is unlikely to establish as the climate, soil or landuse is not presently suitable.
Further information on mapping potential distribution of weeds