Innocent weed

Cenchrus species

Family: - Poaceae.


Specific information can be found under:
Buffel grass,
Burrgrass; Spiny,
Burrgrass; Hillside,
Mossman river grass


This group includes a number of summer-growing grasses with spiny seed heads. They are called innocent weeds because they appear so harmless before they develop their spiny seed heads.


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