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Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii

An exotic invasive panic grass at Yarralumla, ACT

Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Jun 2020
Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Jun 2020
Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Jun 2020
Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Jun 2020
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Identification history

Panicum capillare or P. hillmanii 8 Jun 2020 MichaelMulvaney

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Author's notes

Very large patch within North Curtin Horse Paddocks

2 comments

michaelb wrote:
   8 Jun 2020
Wow - that looks serious. You have been busy Michael.
   8 Jun 2020
Yes unfortunately this grass has got away from us and within the last year it has become widespread across the ACT. The common name of one of the species is Witch grass - so we are bewitched.

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Species information

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

Sighting information

  • 1,001 - 10,000 Abundance
  • 5 Jun 2020 04:13 PM Recorded on
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