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Weeping Love-grass - native (Eragrostis parviflora)

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Native. Annual or perennial. C4.

Family. Poaceae (Grass family).

Usually grows in damp areas e.g. near creeks or wetlands.


It differs from African Love-grass in that the lower branches of the flower clusters of African Love-grass are not in whorls, and its spikelets are not pressed to the branch arms and the tussocks are much longer and denser.

eros: love; agrostis: grass, referring to the delicate flower clusters of some species; parviflora: has small flowers.

1,2,3: Weeping Love-grass. Harcourt.