This introduced vine or climber is commonly known as golden trumpet vine.
Allamanda cathartica is described as a "higher dicot" in the Apocynaceae family.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is not classified as it is not native to Queensland. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Sometimes identified in unmaintained park areas. Does not appear to have established as a weed species. Listed as an invasive plant under the Biosecurity Act 2014 but not prohibited or restricted.
It has not been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
Reported at 1 Fraser Coast locality: Point Vernon.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.