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Juncus bufonius

Toad rush at Hackett, ACT

Juncus bufonius at Hackett, ACT - 1 Jan 2022
Juncus bufonius at Hackett, ACT - 1 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Juncus bufonius 1 Jan 2022 RWPurdie
Unidentified 1 Jan 2022 cmobbs

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Prolific grass growing in wet area of Bragg St park, Hackett. Unable to identify - is it a native species?

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RWPurdie wrote:
   1 Jan 2022
In the Census of ACT Plants (https://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/ACT-census/vascular.html), the origin of this species is given as "Uncertain", i.e. they're not sure if it's native to the ACT or introduced.

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Eucalyptus leucoxylon (Yellow Gum) at Hackett, ACT - 10 May 2022 by cmobbs
Haloragis heterophylla (Variable raspwort) at Hackett, ACT - 10 May 2022 by cmobbs
Persicaria decipiens (Slender Knotweed) at Hackett, ACT - 20 Mar 2022 by cmobbs
Lythrum hyssopifolia (Small Loosestrife) at Hackett, ACT - 18 Mar 2022 by cmobbs
Cryptocheilus bicolor (Orange Spider Wasp) at Hackett, ACT - 5 Mar 2022 by mareehill
Solanum triflorum (Three-flowered Nightshade) at Hackett, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by cmobbs
Epilobium billardiereanum (Willowherb) at Hackett, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by cmobbs
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Hackett, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by cmobbs
Cyperus difformis (Dirty Dora) at Hackett, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by cmobbs
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Hackett, ACT - 29 Jan 2022 by cmobbs
Argemone ochroleuca subsp. ochroleuca (Mexican Poppy, Prickly Poppy) at Hackett, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by cmobbs
Phallus rubicundus (Phallus rubicundus) at Hackett, ACT - 26 Nov 2021 by cmobbs
Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Hackett, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by Boagshoags
Eryngium ovinum (Blue Devil) at Hackett, ACT - 1 Jan 2021 by Avery
Eriococcidae sp. on Eucalyptus blakelyi (Felted scale on Eucalyptus blakelyi) at Hackett, ACT - 21 Nov 2020 by cmobbs
Abantiades atripalpis (Bardee grub/moth, Rain Moth) at Hackett, ACT - 2 May 2019 by Machew
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Hackett, ACT - 11 Feb 2019 by Machew

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2022 09:14 AM Recorded on
  • cmobbs Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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