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Senecio madagascariensis

Fireweed at Macquarie, ACT

Senecio madagascariensis at Macquarie, ACT - 21 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Senecio madagascariensis 21 Jan 2023 natureguy
Senecio madagascariensis 21 Jan 2023 samreid007

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Significant sighting

natureguy noted:
21 Jan 2023

A noxious weed that we are trying to eradicate from the ACT so any sightings and control of the plants are significant

User's notes

One plant, on road verge. I removed it. Looks like Madagascan Fireweed.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 21 Jan 2023 06:36 PM Recorded on
  • samreid007 Recorded by

Additional information

  • Less than 2.5cm Flower dimension
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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