Either tubers or fungi.
You can see the seedling leaves at the bottom and the main sgw leaves starting at the top.
Too much of this acacia shrubbish encroaching on the dunes behind the front dune. Pushing the marram aside in this case.
Invasive Sydney Golden Wattle.
Had to be lurking around here some where. Hopefully this will not take over the crater wonderland.
Nasty invasive wattle even up here.
Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, Auckland 1010, Auckland Central/suburb of Grey Lynn, Newton, 1-3 Winchester St.
Habitat: Several plants growing wild. Mostly past flowering.
Identification: Acacia longifolia (Andrews) Willd., 1806.
Acacia longifolia is a species of Acacia native to southeastern Australia, from the extreme southeast of Queensland, eastern New South Wales, eastern and southern Victoria, and southeastern South Australia. Common names for it include Long-leaved wattle, Acacia Trinervis, Aroma Doble, Golden Wattle, Coast Wattle, Sallow Wattle and Sydney Golden Wattle. It is not listed as being a threatened species, and is considered invasive in Portugal and South Africa. It is a tree that grows very quickly...