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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sat Jul 10, 2010 4:13 pm

that looks like purple nutsedge (rooi uintjie) (which is a weed)
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Scipio » Sat Jul 10, 2010 4:23 pm

You caught the curveball Zeelie, :clap: a specie not endemic to SA, enroaching on grasslands, found in US etc. very tough leaves and even our termites dont touch it. But as I said, not too good on this subject. :wink:

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sat Jul 10, 2010 5:25 pm

Here's one

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Sprocky » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:42 pm

Finger grass or something like that.

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:45 pm

Great quiz, Sprocks. :dance: :dance: And Zeelie and Scipio and Imberbe. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:48 pm

Sprocky wrote:Finger grass or something like that.


it is part of the finger grass family...
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:53 pm

Creeping Dogs Tooth Grass ? :redface:
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:55 pm

Retract - Large Crab-Grass.
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:57 pm

Elzet wrote:Creeping Dogs Tooth Grass ?


nope.
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:58 pm

Elzet wrote:Retract - Large Crab-Grass.
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sat Jul 10, 2010 7:02 pm

Elzet wrote:Large Crab-Grass


nope.

i am going to give it to sprocky. After looking up now to make sure, i see that it is called Fingergrass in other countries. Here in SA better known as Smuts Finger grass. or Digitaria Erihanta.

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Sprocky » Sun Jul 11, 2010 7:56 am

OK, here is the next one...

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby zeelie » Sun Jul 11, 2010 8:12 am

maybe Themedia Triandra? Rooigras.
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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Sprocky » Sun Jul 11, 2010 1:55 pm

Thats the one Zeelie. :thumbs_up: IT.

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Re: Grass Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Imberbe » Thu Jul 22, 2010 11:19 pm

First to post ...
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