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GrassMelinis repens  

Red Natal Grass at Campbell, ACT

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Melinis repens at Campbell, ACT - 4 May 2019
Melinis repens at Campbell, ACT - 4 May 2019
Melinis repens at Campbell, ACT - 4 May 2019
Melinis repens at Campbell, ACT - 4 May 2019

Identification history

Grass Melinis repens 4 May 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Grass Melinis repens 4 May 2019 SilkeSma

Significant sighting

  4 May 2019

Rare ACT record of this invasive grass rated as a high risk invader in SE Queensland and one we don't want to establish here

2 comments

   4 May 2019
Silke this grass has been collected before in the ACT, but fortunately is considered as doubtfully naturalised. A weed risk assessment was done for this grass in S-E Queensland were is scored very high, so pulling it out his the right thing to do.
SilkeSma wrote:
   4 May 2019
Thanks Michael, I'll go and take it out. It's only one plant at the moment.

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 4 May 2019 7:27 PM Recorded on
  • SilkeSma Recorded by
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