Clay, D.V.; F.L. Dixon, I. Willoughby., 2006. Efficacy of graminicides on grass weed species of forestry. Crop Protection 25 (2006) 1039�1050
Summary: Article which features the effective use of gramicides on grass weeds and the results that follow.
Evans, Stanley., 1964. The herbicidal control of broad-leaved and grass weeds in established grasslands. Grass and Forage Science 19 (2) , 205�211
Summary: Provides information on management strategies and effectiveness of herbicides on unwanted species in grasslands.
Hosaka, Hideo; Hideo Inaba; Hisao Ishikawa., 1984. Weed Control and Herbicide Technology Response of Monocotyledons to BAS 9052 OH. Weed Science, Vol. 32, No. 1. (Jan., 1984), pp. 28-32.
Summary: Article that discusses the use of postmergence applications of herbicides on various plants and their effects on growth factors.
New Zealand Plant Conservation Network, 2005. Unwanted Organisms. Factsheet Lonicera japonica
Salazar, Luis C.; Arnold P. Appleby., 1982. Herbicidal Activity of Glyphosate in Soil. Weed Science, Vol. 30, No. 5. (Sep., 1982), pp. 463-466.
Summary: Paper with pertinent management information regarding the use of glyphosate in soil.
White, Diane E.; Laura Witherspoon-Joos and Michael Newton., 1990. Herbaceous weed control in conifer plantations with hexazinone and nitrogen formulations. New Forests Volume 4, Number 2 / June, 1990
Summary: Study that looked at effects of chemical herbicides mixed with fertilizers on various weed species and surrounding tree species.
Batson, M.G., 1998. Agrostis castellana (Poaceae), Dominant Agrostis Species, Found in Bent Grass Pastures in South-eastern Australia. Australian Journal of Botany Volume 46, 1998
Summary: This article attempts to determine which species makes up the largest percentage of bent grass pastures in Australia.
Carnahan, J.A., 1961. Ecological interaction between introduced and indegenous plants species in the Manawatu district In Carnahan: Indegenous and Introduced Plants in Manawatu.
Summary: Paper looking at habitat types and various exotic species that inhabit them in New Zealand.
Davis, L.T. & P.L. Guy., 2001. Introduced plant viruses and the invasion of a native grass flora. Biological Invasions 3: 89�95, 2001.
Summary: Article featuring information on introduced plant viruses and their effect on native grasses.
Edgar, E & M.B. Forde., 1991. Agrostis L. in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany, 1991, Vol. 29: 139-161
Summary: Provides information on the genus Agrostis in New Zealand including, distribution and hybridization.
ITIS (Integrated Taxonomic Information System), 2008. Online Database Agrostis capillaris L. Summary:
An online database that provides taxonomic information, common names, synonyms and geographical jurisdiction of a species. In addition links are provided to retrieve biological records and collection information from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal and bioscience articles from BioOne journals.
Available from: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=185249 [Accessed 24 February 2008]
Johnston, Frances M. and Catherine M. Pickering., 2001. Alien Plants in the Australian Alps. Mountain Research and Development Vol 21 No 3 August 2001: 284�291
Summary: Report on the status of alien weed species in Australian Alps.
Kelley, A. D.; V. F. Bruns., 1975. Dissemination of Weed Seeds by Irrigation Water. Weed Science, Vol. 23, No. 6. (Nov., 1975), pp. 486-493.
Summary: Article discussing the use and effectiveness of irrigation waterways to distribute seeds for grasses and weeds.
Lewis, J., 1973. Longevity of crop and weed seeds: Survival after 20 years in soil. Weed Research 13 (2) , 179�191
Summary: Article which looks at longevity of seeds in various soil types.
Lloyd, Kelvin M.; William G. Lee and Susan Walker., 2006. Takahe Valley Hut: a focal point for weed invasion in an isolated area of Fiordland National Park, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology (2006) 30(3): 371-375
Summary: Report on the ability of various exotic weed species to grow in close proximity to field stations.
McCully, Kevin V.; M. Glen Sampson; Alan K. Watson., 1991. Weed Biology and Ecology Weed Survey of Nova Scotia Lowbush Blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium) Fields. Weed Science, Vol. 39, No. 2. (Apr. - Jun., 1991), pp. 180-185.
Summary: Survey conducted to determine the most common and prevalent weed species in low bush blueberry fields in Nova Scotia.
McDougall, K., Colonization by alpine native plants of a stabilized road verge on the Bogong High Plains,Victoria. ECOLOGICAL MANAGEMENT & RESTORATION VOL 2 NO 1 APRIL 2001
Summary: Paper which discusses the revegetation of native plants versus exotic plants in Australia.
Milbau, A., Nijs, I., De Raedemaecker, F., Reheul, D., De Cauwer, B., 2005. Invasion in grassland gaps: the role of neighbourhood richness, light availability and species complementarity during two successive years. Functional Ecology 2005 19, 27�37
Summary: Paper that analyzes the impacts of invaders when placed into specific gaps of synthesized communities.
Milbau, Ann, Nijs, Ivan, Van Peer, Liesbeth, Reheul, Dirk, De Cauwer, Benny., 2003. Disentangling invasiveness and invasibility during invasion in synthesized grassland communities. New Phytologist. 159(3). September 2003. 657-667.
Summary: Study performed to determine traits that contribute to invasiveness and invasibility of certain perennial grass species.
Pickering, Catherine and Wendy Hill., 2007. Roadside Weeds of the Snowy Mountains, Australia. Mountain Research and Development Vol 27 No 4 Nov 2007: 359�367 doi:10.1659/mrd.0805
Pickering, C. & Hill, W. 2007. Roadside weeds of the Snowy Mountains, Australia. Mountain Research and Development, 27(4): 359-367.
Rapson, G. L.; J. B. Wilson ., 1988. Non-Adaptation in Agrostis capillaris L. (Poaceae). Functional Ecology, Vol. 2, No. 4. (1988), pp. 479-490.
Summary: Report that expresses the findings that Agrostis capillaris has an inability to adapt to some environmental factors.
Rozefelds, A. C. F.; B, L. Cave, D. I. Morris and A. M. Buchanan., 1999. The Weed Invasion in Tasmania since 1970. Australian Journal of Botany Volume 47, 1999
Summary: Article discussing the invasion of weeds in Tasmania, which includes the species Agrostis capillaris.
Thompson, K. Band, S. R. & Hodgson, J. G. 1993. Seed size and shape predict persistence in soil. Functional Ecology 7, 236-241.
Tilman, Elizabeth A.; David Tilman; Michael J. Crawley; A. E. Johnston Biological Weed Control via Nutrient Competition: Potassium Limitation of Dandelions. Ecological Applications, Vol. 9, No. 1. (Feb., 1999), pp. 103-111.
Summary: Paper testing alternative control methods for unwanted plants. Rather than herbicides, interspecific competition is used to ward off nuscience weeds.
Walton, D. W. H., 1975. European weeds and other alien species in the Subantarctic. Weed Research, 1975, Volume 15, 271-282
Summary: Report that presents the alien flora of subantartcic islands in the South Atlantic Ocean.
Watkins, A.J. & Macnair, M.R. 1991. Genetics of arsenic tolerance in Agrostis capillaris L. Heredity, 66: 47-54.
Wilson, J.B. 1988. The cost of heavy-metal tolerance: an example . Evolution, 42(2): 408-413.
Wilson, J.B. & Rapson, 1995. The genetics of naturalization: a comparison of morphological variation within and between populations of Agrostis capillaris L. as an exotic in New Zealand and as a native in Britain. New Zealand Journal of Ecology, 19(2): 195-202.
Wilson, Mark V., 1999. Evaluating Prescribed Burning to Improve Prairie Quality in the Willamette Floodplain Research Natural Area, W. L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge, Oregon. Submitted to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Western Oregon Refuge Complex Agreement 14-48-0001-96749
Summary: Study that analyzed the effects of prescribed burning on various weed and grass species management.
Wu, Lin., 1981. The Potential for Evolution of Salinity Tolerance in Agrostis stolonifera L. and Agrostis tenuis Sibth. New Phytologist, Vol. 89, No. 3. (Nov., 1981), pp. 471-486.
Summary: Paper discussing the testing of evolution in regard to salinity tolerance in two species of Agrostis grasses.
Zhao, H., Bughrara, S.S. & Oliveira, J.A. 2006. Genetic diversity in colonial bentgrass (Agrostis Capillaris L.) revealed by EcoRI�MseI and PstI�MseI AFLP markers. Genome, 49: 328-335.