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Spiny Burrgrass, Spiny Burrgrass - longispinus at Cotter Reserve

Cenchrus longispinus at Cotter Reserve - 16 Jan 2017

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Significant sighting

17 Jan 2017

Spiny Burrgrass has the potential to become a major weed, particularly in riparian situations. It is one to keep an eye out for, before it becomes widespread

Author's notes

Id confirmed by herbarium. Plants removed.

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Amaranthus retroflexus (Redroot Amaranth) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Xanthium strumarium (Noogoora Burr, Cockle Burr) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Eschscholzia californica (California Poppy) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Verbascum thapsus subsp. thapsus (Great Mullein, Aaron's Rod) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Solanum nigrum (Black-berry Nightshade) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Saponaria officinalis (Soapwort) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Datura stramonium (Common Thornapple) at Cotter Reserve - 7 Apr 2019 by Mike
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at Cotter Reserve - 31 Mar 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Acrocephalus australis (Australian Reed-Warbler) at Cotter Reserve - 28 Jan 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Euphorbia lathyrus (Caper Spurge) at Cotter Reserve - 11 Dec 2018 by RWPurdie
Callistemon sieberi (River Bottlebrush) at Cotter Reserve - 11 Dec 2018 by RWPurdie
Argemone ochroleuca subsp. ochroleuca (Mexican Poppy, Prickly Poppy) at Cotter Reserve - 4 Oct 2017 by Mike
Alternanthera denticulata (Lesser Joyweed) at Cotter Reserve - 26 Mar 2017 by Mike
Vombatus ursinus (Wombat) at Cotter Reserve - 29 Dec 2016 by MichaelMulvaney
Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) at Cotter Reserve - 29 Dec 2016 by MichaelMulvaney

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

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