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Austrostipa densiflora

Foxtail Speargrass at Latham, ACT

Austrostipa densiflora at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020
Austrostipa densiflora at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020
Austrostipa densiflora at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020
Austrostipa densiflora at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020
Austrostipa densiflora at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020
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Identification history

Austrostipa densiflora 26 Jul 2020 michaelb
Austrostipa densiflora 18 Jul 2020 MattM

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User's notes

Seeds were very hairy. Stems and leaves also very bristly/hairy. Growing at the top of a ridge on the edge of woodland. Overlooking Ginninderra Creek. I hope my ID is accurate.

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Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Latham, ACT - 19 May 2022 by trevorpreston Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by Christine Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Latham, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE Plantago lanceolata (Ribwort Plantain, Lamb's Tongues) at Latham, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 25 Sep 2021 by Christine Episcaphula australis (Fungus beetle) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by tpreston Dianella sp. (Flax Lily) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jul 2021 by Rebeccaryanactgov Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston Phellinus sp. (resupinate) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston Stemonitales at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by tpreston zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston Cassinia sifton (Sifton bush, Chinese Shrub) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020 by MattM Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020 by MattM Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Latham, ACT - 28 May 2020 by pinnaCLE Bovista (A puffball) at Latham, ACT - 10 May 2020 by Caric
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Latham, ACT - 19 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by Christine
Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Latham, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE
Plantago lanceolata (Ribwort Plantain, Lamb's Tongues) at Latham, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by pinnaCLE
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 25 Sep 2021 by Christine
Episcaphula australis (Fungus beetle) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2021 by tpreston
Dianella sp. (Flax Lily) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jul 2021 by Rebeccaryanactgov
Corticioid fungi at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Phellinus sp. (resupinate) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Stemonitales at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Lenkunya virgata (Brown-streaked planarian) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Pararguda nasuta (Wattle Snout Moth) at Latham, ACT - 9 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine
Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by tpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Cassinia sifton (Sifton bush, Chinese Shrub) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020 by MattM
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jul 2020 by MattM
Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Latham, ACT - 28 May 2020 by pinnaCLE
Bovista (A puffball) at Latham, ACT - 10 May 2020 by Caric

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 17 Jul 2020 12:18 PM Recorded on
  • MattM Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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