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GrassEragrostis pilosa

Soft Lovegrass, Indian lovegrass at Maffra, NSW

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Eragrostis pilosa at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019
Eragrostis pilosa at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019
Eragrostis pilosa at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019
Eragrostis pilosa at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019

Identification history

Grass Eragrostis pilosa 18 Feb 2019 michaelb
Grass Eragrostis pilosa 17 Feb 2019 JackieMiles

Author's notes

Growing profusely on the gravel strip at the road edge, apparently its preferred habitat, with E. cilianensis. It is also common on far south coast roads and I am confident of the ID. It tends to occupy just the narrow strip that gets herbicided, creating a seed bed for it.

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Nearby Sightings

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Eragrostis cilianensis (Stinkgrass) at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019 Dichondra sp. Inglewood (J.M.Dalby 86/93) Qld Herbarium (Kidney Weed) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019 Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019 Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Eragrostis cilianensis (Stinkgrass) at Maffra, NSW - 12 Feb 2019
Dichondra sp. Inglewood (J.M.Dalby 86/93) Qld Herbarium (Kidney Weed) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Rumex brownii (Slender Dock, Swamp Dock) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Maffra, NSW - 11 Feb 2019

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 148.988672-36.541922
  • Altitude 890.0m
  • Places Maffra, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 12 Feb 2019 12:07 PM Recorded on
  • JackieMiles Recorded by
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