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Galium aparine

Goosegrass, Cleavers at Garran, ACT

Galium aparine at Garran, ACT - 2 Jun 2022
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Galium aparine 8 Jun 2022 Tapirlord
Amaranthus retroflexus 8 Jun 2022 ruthkerruish

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Sticky weed (Gallium sp). Growing vigorously through fences surrounding HGW and is then spread into the park on the big mowers.

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Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Garran, ACT - 29 Jul 2022 by ruthkerruish Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Garran, ACT - 10 Jul 2022 by ruthkerruish Solanum cinereum (Narrawa Burr) at Garran, ACT - 24 Apr 2022 by ruthkerruish Acer negundo (Box Elder) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord Cynodon dactylon (Couch Grass) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord Erigeron sumatrensis (Tall Fleabane) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord Spilosoma canescens (Dark-spotted Tiger Moth) at Garran, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 18 Jan 2022 by MichaelMulvaney Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 18 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney 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 Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Lamium amplexicaule (Henbit, Dead Nettle) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Trifolium repens (White Clover) 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 Macrolepiota clelandii (Macrolepiota clelandii) at Garran, ACT - 21 Jun 2021 by Tapirlord 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 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Paronychia brasiliana (Brazilian Whitlow) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 8 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 Gamochaeta purpurea (Purple Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish 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 Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord Prunus sp. (A plum species) 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 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 Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish Linaria arvensis (Corn Toadflax) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 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 Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Garran, ACT - 6 Dec 2019 by ruthkerruish Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Garran, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by Sam 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 Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 26 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 Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Garran, ACT - 19 Sep 2018 by roymcd Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Garran, ACT - 26 Aug 2018 by Tapirlord Abantiades atripalpis (Bardee grub/moth, Rain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 9 May 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 Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish Geranium solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 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 Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) 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 Erigeron sp. (genus) (A Fleabane) at Garran, ACT - 19 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 2 May 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
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Garran, ACT - 29 Jul 2022 by ruthkerruish
Cryptandra amara (Bitter Cryptandra) at Garran, ACT - 10 Jul 2022 by ruthkerruish
Solanum cinereum (Narrawa Burr) at Garran, ACT - 24 Apr 2022 by ruthkerruish
Acer negundo (Box Elder) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord
Cynodon dactylon (Couch Grass) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord
Erigeron sumatrensis (Tall Fleabane) at Garran, ACT - 28 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord
Spilosoma canescens (Dark-spotted Tiger Moth) at Garran, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord
Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 18 Jan 2022 by MichaelMulvaney
Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 18 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney
Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2021 by MichaelMulvaney
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
Eucalyptus elata (River Peppermint) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Vittadinia cuneata var. cuneata (Fuzzy New Holland Daisy) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Lamium amplexicaule (Henbit, Dead Nettle) at Garran, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Trifolium repens (White Clover) 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
Macrolepiota clelandii (Macrolepiota clelandii) at Garran, ACT - 21 Jun 2021 by Tapirlord
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
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Scopula rubraria (Plantain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Rumex acetosella (Sheep Sorrel) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Paronychia brasiliana (Brazilian Whitlow) at Garran, ACT - 12 Feb 2021 by Tapirlord
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Garran, ACT - 8 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
Gamochaeta purpurea (Purple Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 17 Nov 2020 by ruthkerruish
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
Rubus anglocandicans (Blackberry) at Garran, ACT - 29 Oct 2020 by Tapirlord
Prunus sp. (A plum species) 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
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
Geranium solanderi var. solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by ruthkerruish
Linaria arvensis (Corn Toadflax) at Garran, ACT - 27 Aug 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
Acacia dealbata (Silver Wattle) at Garran, ACT - 6 Dec 2019 by ruthkerruish
Podargus strigoides (Tawny Frogmouth) at Garran, ACT - 6 Nov 2019 by Sam
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
Agaricus sp. (Agaricus) at Garran, ACT - 12 Apr 2019 by ruthkerruish
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Garran, ACT - 26 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
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Garran, ACT - 19 Sep 2018 by roymcd
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Garran, ACT - 26 Aug 2018 by Tapirlord
Abantiades atripalpis (Bardee grub/moth, Rain Moth) at Garran, ACT - 9 May 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
Acaena x ovina (Sheep's Burr) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 2017 by ruthkerruish
Geranium solanderi (Native Geranium) at Garran, ACT - 30 Oct 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
Senecio quadridentatus (Cotton Fireweed) 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
Erigeron sp. (genus) (A Fleabane) at Garran, ACT - 19 Mar 2017 by ruthkerruish
Euchiton involucratus (Star Cudweed) at Garran, ACT - 2 May 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

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  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 2 Jun 2022 02:41 PM Recorded on
  • ruthkerruish Recorded by

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  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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