Dioecious rhizomatous, creeping perennial, herb (sedge-like), 0.15-0.4 m high. Fl. Aug to Nov. Deep yellow sand, siliceous sand, clayey sand, laterite, limestone. Hills, plains, seasonally moist areas.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Eastern Murchison, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Bayswater, Beverley, Boddington, Boyup Brook, Brookton, Broomehill-Tambellup, Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Chittering, Coolgardie, Coorow, Corrigin, Dandaragan, Dowerin, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Goomalling, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Kellerberrin, Kent, Koorda, Kulin, Lake Grace, Moora, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Mundaring, Narembeen, Narrogin, Northampton, Perenjori, Pingelly, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Shark Bay, Swan, Toodyay, Trayning, Victoria Plains, Wagin, Wandering, Wanneroo, West Arthur, Wickepin, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, Yilgarn, York.
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