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Gomphocarpus fruticosus

Narrow-leaved Cotton Bush at Yerranderie, NSW

Gomphocarpus fruticosus at Yerranderie, NSW - 29 Mar 2019
Gomphocarpus fruticosus at Yerranderie, NSW - 29 Mar 2019
Gomphocarpus fruticosus at Yerranderie, NSW - 29 Mar 2019
Gomphocarpus fruticosus at Yerranderie, NSW - 29 Mar 2019
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Identification history

Gomphocarpus fruticosus 14 Aug 2019 BLSHTwo
Gomphocarpus fruticosus 14 Aug 2019 Boobook38
Gomphocarpus fruticosus 24 Jun 2019 RobParnell

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3 comments

BLSHTwo wrote:
   14 Aug 2019
Preferred food plant of the Wanderer Butterfly (Wandering Monarch) Caterpillar!
   15 Aug 2019
Could you also add the caterpillar photo as an insect sighting please? With a comment in each including the URL that they are the same sighting. Get the URL by clicking/tapping on the bar at the top of the screen. Then copy and paste.
Daisy wrote:
   15 Aug 2019
This weed from southern Africa is very poisonous to humans and livestock, and the sap is a skin irritant.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 29 Mar 2019 04:07 PM Recorded on
  • RobParnell Recorded by

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