Dioecious rhizomatous, tufted perennial, herb (sedge-like), 0.25-0.45 m high. Fl. brown, Jul to Dec or Jan to Mar (possibly all year). Grey, peaty, lateritic sand, sandy clay. Winter-wet flats or depressions.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Beverley, Busselton, Carnamah, Coorow, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Dardanup, Denmark, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Gosnells, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Manjimup, Mundaring, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, West Arthur, York.