Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer

Hackett, ACT

Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Hackett, ACT - 18 Mar 2022
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A few of this species have appeared in one of the swales in Bragg St Park Hackett.

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JaneR wrote:
   18 Mar 2022
In Alternanthera philoxeroides, the leaves are sessile and rounded as in this specimen, and fruits are petiolate, not sessile as in this specimen. This could be Alternanthera sp.A
There are several useful photos on CNM you could check for your specimen.
if Bragg St swales, then the location needs to be edited.
Tapirlord wrote:
   18 Mar 2022
Thanks very much, Jane, I wasn't really sure if this was alligator weed, but I thought I'd check :)

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 18 Mar 2022 12:29 PM Recorded on
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  • True In flower

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