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Gamochaeta purpurea

Purple Cudweed at Garran, ACT

Gamochaeta purpurea at Garran, ACT - 18 Nov 2020
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Gamochaeta purpurea 27 Nov 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Gamochaeta sp. 26 Nov 2021 michaelb
Unidentified 25 Nov 2021 ruthkerruish

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Schoenus apogon (Common Bog Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by ruthkerruish Vulpia sp. (genus) (A squirreltail fescue) at Garran, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by ruthkerruish Tragopogon porrifolius subsp. porrifolius (Salsify, Oyster Plant) at Garran, ACT - 19 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Lamium amplexicaule (Henbit, Dead Nettle) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Geastrum sp. (Geastrum sp.) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Aptenia cordifolia (Baby Sun Rose, Heartleaf Ice Plant) at Garran, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Garran, ACT - 11 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord Leratiomyces ceres (Leratiomyces ceres) at Garran, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by ruthkerruish Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord Bromus catharticus (Prairie Grass) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord Scymnodes sp. (genus) (Unidentified Scymnodes ladybird) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord Setaria sp. (Pigeon Grass) at Garran, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Garran, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord Venatrix pictiventris (Four-spotted Huntress) at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Hypoblemum griseum (Jumping spider) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Lampona sp. (genus) (White-tailed spider) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Platycoris rotundatus (A shield bug) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Garran, ACT - 18 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord Trifolium angustifolium (Narrowleaf Clover) at Garran, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by ruthkerruish Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by Tapirlord Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Garran, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Garran, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord Gamochaeta purpurea (Purple Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Garran, ACT - 15 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord Trifolium angustifolium (Narrowleaf Clover) at Garran, ACT - 13 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Prunus sp. (A plum species) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Dianella sp. aff. longifolia (Benambra) (Pale Flax Lily, Blue Flax Lily) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Garran, ACT - 28 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 28 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Garran, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Linaria arvensis (Corn Toadflax) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish Trifolium sp. (Clover) at Garran, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish Dactylis glomerata (Cocksfoot) at Garran, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus pauciflora (A Snow Gum) at Garran, ACT - 14 Jun 2020 by ruthkerruish Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Garran, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by ruthkerruish Parasola sp. (An Inkcap) at Garran, ACT - 5 Mar 2020 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Garran, ACT - 5 Jan 2020 by ruthkerruish Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Garran, ACT - 17 Oct 2019 by ruthkerruish Cyathus sp. (A Bird's Nest Fungus) at Garran, ACT - 10 May 2019 by ruthkerruish Symonicoccus sp. (genus) (Grass Coccid) at Garran, ACT - 3 May 2019 by ruthkerruish Pycnoporus coccineus (Scarlet Bracket) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2019 by ruthkerruish Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by ruthkerruish Sonchus oleraceus (Annual Sowthistle) at Garran, ACT - 3 Feb 2019 by ruthkerruish Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Garran, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by ruthkerruish Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 13 Nov 2018 by ruthkerruish Cardiaspina tenuitela (Yellow box lace lerp) at Garran, ACT - 10 Sep 2018 by ruthkerruish Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Garran, ACT - 26 Aug 2018 by Tapirlord Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Garran, ACT - 11 Apr 2018 by ruthkerruish Tragopogon dubius (Goatsbeard) at Garran, ACT - 9 Mar 2018 by ruthkerruish Allocasuarina verticillata (Drooping Sheoak) at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Garran, ACT - 25 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Garran, ACT - 15 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish Dianella tasmanica (Tasman Flax Lily) at Garran, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish Geranium solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish Vinca major (Blue Periwinkle) at Garran, ACT - 11 Sep 2017 by ruthkerruish Banksia marginata (Silver Banksia) at Garran, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by ruthkerruish Acacia decurrens (Green Wattle) at Garran, ACT - 23 Jul 2017 by ruthkerruish Gymnopilus sp. (Gymnopilus) at Garran, ACT - 24 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Garran, ACT - 22 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus polyanthemos (Red Box) at Garran, ACT - 22 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Leaf spot fungus at Garran, ACT - 19 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Garran, ACT - 18 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Garran, ACT - 8 May 2017 by ruthkerruish Prunus sp. (A plum species) at Garran, ACT - 14 Apr 2017 by ruthkerruish Funaria hygrometrica (Moss) at Garran, ACT - 7 Apr 2017 by ruthkerruish Hypochaeris glabra (Smooth Catsear) at Garran, ACT - 27 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish Koelreuteria paniculata (Golden Rain Tree) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 11 Oct 2016 by ruthkerruish Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 2 May 2016 by ruthkerruish Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Garran, ACT - 30 Apr 2016 by ruthkerruish Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish Aceria chondrillae (Chondrilla gall mite, Skeletonweed gall mite) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish Calocephalus citreus (Lemon Beauty Heads) at Garran, ACT - 6 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 12 Sep 2015 by ruthkerruish Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 24 Jan 2012 by ruthkerruish Eucalyptus sideroxylon (Mugga Ironbark) at Garran, ACT - 31 Dec 1979 by ruthkerruish
Schoenus apogon (Common Bog Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by ruthkerruish
Vulpia sp. (genus) (A squirreltail fescue) at Garran, ACT - 6 Nov 2021 by ruthkerruish
Tragopogon porrifolius subsp. porrifolius (Salsify, Oyster Plant) at Garran, ACT - 19 Oct 2021 by Tapirlord
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Lamium amplexicaule (Henbit, Dead Nettle) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Geastrum sp. (Geastrum sp.) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Aptenia cordifolia (Baby Sun Rose, Heartleaf Ice Plant) at Garran, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Asperula conferta (Common Woodruff) at Garran, ACT - 11 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Leratiomyces ceres (Leratiomyces ceres) at Garran, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by ruthkerruish
Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Garran, ACT - 21 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Bromus catharticus (Prairie Grass) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Scymnodes sp. (genus) (Unidentified Scymnodes ladybird) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2021 by Tapirlord
Setaria sp. (Pigeon Grass) at Garran, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus sp. (A gum tree) at Garran, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ruthkerruish
Limax maximus (Leopard Slug, Great Grey Slug) at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord
Venatrix pictiventris (Four-spotted Huntress) at Garran, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by Tapirlord
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 8 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Hypoblemum griseum (Jumping spider) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Lampona sp. (genus) (White-tailed spider) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Platycoris rotundatus (A shield bug) at Garran, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Garran, ACT - 18 Jan 2021 by Tapirlord
Trifolium angustifolium (Narrowleaf Clover) at Garran, ACT - 7 Dec 2020 by ruthkerruish
Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 3 Dec 2020 by Tapirlord
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Garran, ACT - 29 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord
Pholodes sinistraria (Sinister or Frilled Bark Moth) at Garran, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord
Gamochaeta purpurea (Purple Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish
Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Garran, ACT - 15 Nov 2020 by Tapirlord
Trifolium angustifolium (Narrowleaf Clover) at Garran, ACT - 13 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Prunus sp. (A plum species) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Dianella sp. aff. longifolia (Benambra) (Pale Flax Lily, Blue Flax Lily) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Garran, ACT - 28 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 28 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Lampropholis delicata (Delicate Skink) at Garran, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Linaria arvensis (Corn Toadflax) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish
Trifolium sp. (Clover) at Garran, ACT - 16 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish
Dactylis glomerata (Cocksfoot) at Garran, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus pauciflora (A Snow Gum) at Garran, ACT - 14 Jun 2020 by ruthkerruish
Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Garran, ACT - 9 Mar 2020 by ruthkerruish
Parasola sp. (An Inkcap) at Garran, ACT - 5 Mar 2020 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Garran, ACT - 5 Jan 2020 by ruthkerruish
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Garran, ACT - 17 Oct 2019 by ruthkerruish
Cyathus sp. (A Bird's Nest Fungus) at Garran, ACT - 10 May 2019 by ruthkerruish
Symonicoccus sp. (genus) (Grass Coccid) at Garran, ACT - 3 May 2019 by ruthkerruish
Pycnoporus coccineus (Scarlet Bracket) at Garran, ACT - 1 May 2019 by ruthkerruish
Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 26 Feb 2019 by ruthkerruish
Sonchus oleraceus (Annual Sowthistle) at Garran, ACT - 3 Feb 2019 by ruthkerruish
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Garran, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by ruthkerruish
Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 13 Nov 2018 by ruthkerruish
Cardiaspina tenuitela (Yellow box lace lerp) at Garran, ACT - 10 Sep 2018 by ruthkerruish
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Garran, ACT - 26 Aug 2018 by Tapirlord
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Garran, ACT - 11 Apr 2018 by ruthkerruish
Tragopogon dubius (Goatsbeard) at Garran, ACT - 9 Mar 2018 by ruthkerruish
Allocasuarina verticillata (Drooping Sheoak) at Garran, ACT - 26 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish
Bursaria spinosa (Native Blackthorn) at Garran, ACT - 25 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish
Convolvulus angustissimus subsp. angustissimus (Australian Bindweed) at Garran, ACT - 15 Jan 2018 by ruthkerruish
Dianella tasmanica (Tasman Flax Lily) at Garran, ACT - 28 Dec 2017 by ruthkerruish
Geranium solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish
Vinca major (Blue Periwinkle) at Garran, ACT - 11 Sep 2017 by ruthkerruish
Banksia marginata (Silver Banksia) at Garran, ACT - 21 Aug 2017 by ruthkerruish
Acacia decurrens (Green Wattle) at Garran, ACT - 23 Jul 2017 by ruthkerruish
Gymnopilus sp. (Gymnopilus) at Garran, ACT - 24 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Garran, ACT - 22 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus polyanthemos (Red Box) at Garran, ACT - 22 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Leaf spot fungus at Garran, ACT - 19 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Garran, ACT - 18 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus globulus subsp. bicostata (Southern Blue Gum, Eurabbie) at Garran, ACT - 8 May 2017 by ruthkerruish
Prunus sp. (A plum species) at Garran, ACT - 14 Apr 2017 by ruthkerruish
Funaria hygrometrica (Moss) at Garran, ACT - 7 Apr 2017 by ruthkerruish
Hypochaeris glabra (Smooth Catsear) at Garran, ACT - 27 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish
Koelreuteria paniculata (Golden Rain Tree) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish
Ligustrum lucidum (Large-leaved Privet) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish
Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape) at Garran, ACT - 25 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish
Carex inversa (Knob Sedge) at Garran, ACT - 11 Oct 2016 by ruthkerruish
Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 2 May 2016 by ruthkerruish
Calotis lappulacea (Yellow burr daisy) at Garran, ACT - 30 Apr 2016 by ruthkerruish
Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish
Chondrilla juncea (Skeleton Weed) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish
Aceria chondrillae (Chondrilla gall mite, Skeletonweed gall mite) at Garran, ACT - 30 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish
Calocephalus citreus (Lemon Beauty Heads) at Garran, ACT - 6 Jan 2016 by ruthkerruish
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 12 Sep 2015 by ruthkerruish
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 24 Jan 2012 by ruthkerruish
Eucalyptus sideroxylon (Mugga Ironbark) at Garran, ACT - 31 Dec 1979 by ruthkerruish

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 18 Nov 2020 06:53 AM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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