Echinochloa colona (L.) Link
Awnless Barnyard Grass

Reference
Hort.Berol. 2:209 (1833)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Alien to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Tufted annual, grass-like or herb, 0.2-0.6(-0.9) m high. Fl. green/purple, Feb to Jul. Black sand, black clay. Near watercourses and swamps.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 5 November 1993
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Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Augustus, Berkeley, Cape Range, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Hart, Keep, McLarty, Merredin, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pentecost, Perth, Pindanland, Purnululu, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Tanami Desert.
IMCRA Regions
Canning, Central West Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, Bayswater, Broome, Cunderdin, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Gosnells, Halls Creek, Karratha, Port Hedland, Stirling, Subiaco, Upper Gascoyne, Wyndham-East Kimberley.