Pyracantha fortuneana

Firethorn at Watson, ACT

Pyracantha fortuneana at Watson, ACT - 16 Aug 2023
Pyracantha fortuneana at Watson, ACT - 16 Aug 2023
Pyracantha fortuneana at Watson, ACT - 16 Aug 2023
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Identification history

Pyracantha fortuneana 4 Jul 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Pyracantha sp. 3 Jul 2023 waltraud

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In grassy woodland; discovered 3rd July evening hence the dark photo (1). Tackled yesterday, 16th August; photo (2) cut and frilled multi-stemmed firethorn and photo (3) some of the cut material.

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Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 4 Sep 2023 by waltraud
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Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 3 Jul 2023 by waltraud
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Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud
Nassella trichotoma (Serrated Tussock) at Watson, ACT - 26 Jun 2023 by waltraud

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Location information

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Aug 2023 05:44 PM Recorded on
  • waltraud Recorded by

Additional information

  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height

Species information

  • Pyracantha fortuneana Scientific name
  • Firethorn Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest
  • Up to 750m Recorded at altitude
  • Machine learning
  • In flower
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  • Synonyms

    Pyracantha crenatoserrata

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