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Other WildflowerCentaurium erythraea

Common Centaury at Garran, ACT

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Centaurium erythraea at Garran, ACT - 16 Dec 2017
Centaurium erythraea at Garran, ACT - 16 Dec 2017
Centaurium erythraea at Garran, ACT - 16 Dec 2017

Identification history

Other Wildflower Centaurium erythraea 16 Dec 2017 MichaelMulvaneyMultiple Significant Sightings - MichaelMulvaney has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - MichaelMulvaney has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - MichaelMulvaney joined us in 2014!
Other Wildflower Centaurium tenuiflorum 16 Dec 2017 BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014!
Other Wildflower Centaurium erythraea 16 Dec 2017 MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014!

3 comments

   16 Dec 2017
It does not appear to have a definite basal rosette, which erythraea has. How long are the free lobes of the flowers? erythraea - 5-6 mm long; tenuiflorum - 3-5 mm long.
MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! wrote:
   16 Dec 2017
I thought the second photo showed a basal rosette (when I looked on the small screen). I will see if I have another photo.
   16 Dec 2017
Thanks Mike great to get a photo showing the leaves at the base of the stem a key feature to Id the Centaurium genus.

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Phragmites australis at O'Malley, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
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Schoenoplectus validus at Garran, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
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Chondrilla juncea at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2016
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Vicia disperma at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
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Onopordum acanthium at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Papaver somniferum at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Vinca major at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Nassella trichotoma at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Pelecanus conspicillatus at O'Malley, ACT - 16 Aug 2015
Solanum nigrum at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Echium plantagineum at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Euchiton involucratus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Dittrichia graveolens at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Robinia pseudoacacia at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
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Cyperus sanguinolentus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Fumaria sp. at Garran, ACT - 23 Aug 2014
Lycium ferocissimum at Garran, ACT - 21 Oct 2011
Verbena bonariensis at Garran, ACT - 16 Dec 2017
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Garran, ACT - 5 Nov 2017
Stachys byzantina at Garran, ACT - 5 Nov 2017
Nepeta cataria at Garran, ACT - 5 Nov 2017
Chondrilla juncea at Garran, ACT - 5 Nov 2017
Coprinus comatus at O'Malley, ACT - 21 May 2017
Dittrichia graveolens at Garran, ACT - 15 Apr 2017
Chenonetta jubata at O'Malley, ACT - 15 Apr 2017
Phragmites australis at O'Malley, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
Baumea articulata at O'Malley, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
Schoenoplectus validus at Garran, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
Baumea rubiginosa at Garran, ACT - 19 Mar 2017
Chondrilla juncea at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2016
Chenopodium album at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2016
Geranium solanderi var. solanderi at O'Malley, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Trifolium pratense at Garran, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Garran, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis at Garran, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus at Garran, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Phragmites australis at O'Malley, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Garran, ACT - 20 Feb 2016
Chondrilla juncea at Garran, ACT - 16 Jan 2016
Chondrilla juncea at Garran, ACT - 22 Nov 2015
Vicia disperma at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Malva parviflora at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Onopordum acanthium at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Papaver somniferum at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Vinca major at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Nassella trichotoma at Garran, ACT - 12 Oct 2015
Pelecanus conspicillatus at O'Malley, ACT - 16 Aug 2015
Solanum nigrum at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Echium plantagineum at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Euchiton involucratus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Dittrichia graveolens at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Robinia pseudoacacia at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Isotoma fluviatilis subsp. australis at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Unidentified at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Cyperus sanguinolentus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Cyperus sphaeroideus at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2015
Fumaria sp. at Garran, ACT - 23 Aug 2014
Lycium ferocissimum at Garran, ACT - 21 Oct 2011

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.112903-35.345653
  • Locations Garran, ACT

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Exotic

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
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