Dwarf Amaranth, Boggabri Weed
Annual forb to 30cm tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, 1-4cm long, flat, hairless, with pointed tips. Flowers usually small (less than 3mm across), greenish, in globular many-flowered clusters at the bases of the leaves. Vulnerable Vic.
Description (page 282) and photo (page 283) (as Amaranthus macrocarpus) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales
PlantNET description with photos: http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=in&name=Amaranthus~macrocarpus~var.+macrocarpus