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Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii

An exotic invasive panic grass at Cook, ACT

Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Cook, ACT - 18 Mar 2020
Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Cook, ACT - 18 Mar 2020
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Identification history

Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii 25 Mar 2020 michaelb
Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii 25 Mar 2020 CathB

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User's notes

Many evenly-aged plants that seem to have come up from seed in runoff from Cook horse paddocks during the hailstorm on 20 Jan.

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Nearby sightings

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Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Cook, ACT - 2 Aug 2021 by drakes Chalcidoidea sp. (superfamily) (A gall wasp or Chalcid wasp) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB Eriococcidae sp. (family) (Unidentified felted scale) at Cook, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by CathB Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Cook, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by CathB Acanthonevroides jarvisi (A fruit fly) at Cook, ACT - 20 Nov 2020 by CathB Pyracantha angustifolia (Firethorn, Orange Firethorn) at Cook, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by dwise Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Cook, ACT - 13 Aug 2020 by dwise Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Cook, ACT - 29 Mar 2020 by CathB Peltonyxa sp. (genus) (Trogossitid beetle) at Cook, ACT - 10 Feb 2020 by CathB Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Cook, ACT - 7 Feb 2020 by CathB Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Cook, ACT - 1 May 2019 by CathB Lemidia accincta (Clerid beetle) at Cook, ACT - 16 Apr 2019 by CathB Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Cook, ACT - 16 Apr 2019 by CathB
Acacia baileyana (Cootamundra Wattle, Golden Mimosa) at Cook, ACT - 2 Aug 2021 by drakes
Chalcidoidea sp. (superfamily) (A gall wasp or Chalcid wasp) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB
Araneus circulissparsus (species group) (Speckled Orb-weaver) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Cook, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by CathB
Eriococcidae sp. (family) (Unidentified felted scale) at Cook, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by CathB
Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Cook, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by CathB
Acanthonevroides jarvisi (A fruit fly) at Cook, ACT - 20 Nov 2020 by CathB
Pyracantha angustifolia (Firethorn, Orange Firethorn) at Cook, ACT - 5 Sep 2020 by dwise
Arctotheca calendula (Capeweed, Cape Dandelion) at Cook, ACT - 13 Aug 2020 by dwise
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Cook, ACT - 29 Mar 2020 by CathB
Peltonyxa sp. (genus) (Trogossitid beetle) at Cook, ACT - 10 Feb 2020 by CathB
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Cook, ACT - 7 Feb 2020 by CathB
Brunotartessus fulvus (Yellow-headed Leafhopper) at Cook, ACT - 1 May 2019 by CathB
Lemidia accincta (Clerid beetle) at Cook, ACT - 16 Apr 2019 by CathB
Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Cook, ACT - 16 Apr 2019 by CathB

Location information

Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 101 - 1,000 Abundance
  • 18 Mar 2020 01:10 PM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower
  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height

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