Melinis repensCommon name: Natal Redtop
Distribution: Found on the eastern coastal plain near Perth. Occurs spordically throughout Western Australia.
Remarks: Grows to 50cm tall and has red coloured panicles from July to December. This plant is a native of South Africa.
References: Western Weeds, A Guide to the Weeds of Western Australia. BMJ Hussey, GJ Keighery, J Dodd, SG Lloyd, RD Cousens. 1997.