Festuca gautieri

Family Poaceae

Species Profile

Species classification Invasive [NSW's Noxious Weeds]
Common namesBear-skin Fescue
SynonymsFestuca gautieri subsp. scoparia (A.Kern. & Hack.) Kerguélen
Growth formGraminoid
Seed dispersal morphologyInformation unavailable
Maximum height (m)0.25
Capable of vegetative reproductionNo
Native rangeEurope
Exotic range (Australia)Information unavailable
Exotic range (other)Europe, North America
Habitat types (exotic)Disturbed areas (including trails), Roadsides
Soil type (exotic)Information unavailable
Decade of introductionNA

National Climate Change Impact

Invasive Class 2

Species has either an increase in the area of suitable habitat or habitat suitability of observations under RCP 8.5 2065 compared to current climate suitability.

Maps of Habitat Suitability & Recorded Occurrences

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Current suitable habitat

2035 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

2065 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

Recorded occurrences

Recorded occurrences


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