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Mossman River grass
Cenchrus echinatus
Plant Family :Poaceae
Plant Form :grass
Growth Habit :Annual grass with erect stems 20-50cm tall forming loose tufts.
Description :Introduced, weed of footpaths and other disturbed sites. It is a nuisance since the burrs clings to clothing and skin.
Distribution :Widespread
Weed Status :Low importance
Introduced :Yes
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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