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Astrebla pectinata - (Lindl.)F.Muell.

Common Name Barley Mitchell Grass
Family Poaceae or Gramineae
USDA hardiness Coming soon
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Red loam or dark brown clay soils in Western Australia[285].
Range Australia
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Weed Potential No
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Care
Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Astrebla pectinata Barley Mitchell Grass


Astrebla pectinata Barley Mitchell Grass

 

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Summary


Physical Characteristics

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Astrebla pectinata is a PERENNIAL growing to 1 m (3ft 3in). The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Wind.
Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

Synonyms

Habitats

 Cultivated Beds;

Edible Uses

Seed[46, 144]. Other species in the genus can also be used[144].

Medicinal Uses

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None known

Other Uses

None known

Cultivation details

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Found In

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Weed Potential

Right plant wrong place. We are currently updating this section. Please note that a plant may be invasive in one area but may not in your area so it’s worth checking.

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants Status :

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(Lindl.)F.Muell.

Botanical References

285

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