Pteridium esculentum

Bracken at Nambucca Heads, NSW

Pteridium esculentum at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023
Pteridium esculentum at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023
Pteridium esculentum at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023
Pteridium esculentum at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023
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Identification history

Pteridium esculentum 4 Jul 2023 natureguy
Unidentified 4 Jul 2023 trevorpreston

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Paspalum notatum (Bahia Grass) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
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Cyclospermum leptophyllum (Slender Celery, Wild Carrot) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Microlaena stipoides (Weeping Grass) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Paropsis maculata (Spotted leaf beetle) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Cynodon dactylon (Couch Grass) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Isolepis levynsiana (Tiny Flat-sedge) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Sisyrinchium rosulatum (Scourweed) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Gamochaeta americana (American Everlasting) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 17 Dec 2023 by trevorpreston
Periplaneta australasiae (Australasian cockroach) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 3 Jul 2023 by trevorpreston
Drymaria cordata subsp. cordata (Tropical Chickweed) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 3 Jul 2023 by trevorpreston
Heptapleurum actinophyllum (Umbrella Tree) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023 by trevorpreston
Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 2 Jul 2023 by trevorpreston
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Tisiphone abeona (Varied Sword-grass Brown) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 24 Dec 2022 by trevorpreston
Solanum nigrum (Black Nightshade) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 27 Nov 2022 by trevorpreston
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Caustis blakei (Koala Fern) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 27 Nov 2022 by trevorpreston
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Lichmera indistincta (Brown Honeyeater) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 31 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
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Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa (Pink Woodsorrel) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 29 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Hibbertia scandens (Climbing Guinea Flower) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Telmatoblechnum indicum (Bungwall, Swampwater Fern) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Gahnia sp. at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Lantana camara (Lantana) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Cordyline stricta (Narrow-leaved Palm Lily) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Syngonium podophyllum (Syngonium) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Sisyrinchium rosulatum (Scourweed) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 Oct 2022 by trevorpreston
Triboniophorus graeffei (Red Triangle Slug) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 29 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Melanitis leda (Evening Brown) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 29 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Sphagneticola trilobata (Singapore Daisy) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 29 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Gahnia sp. at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Paspalum dilatatum (Paspalum) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Nephrolepis cordifolia (Fishbone Fern) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Telmatoblechnum indicum (Bungwall, Swampwater Fern) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Lantana camara (Lantana) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Oxalis purpurea (Large-flower Wood-sorrel) at Nambucca Heads, NSW - 28 May 2022 by trevorpreston

Location information

Sighting information

  • 10 Abundance
  • 2 Jul 2023 01:39 PM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • 30cm to 1 metre Plant height

Species information

  • Pteridium esculentum Scientific name
  • Bracken Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local native
  • Medium Weed or Pest
  • Up to 1295.04m Recorded at altitude
  • 132 images trained Machine learning
  • In flower

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