Helminthostachys zeylanica (L.) Kaulf.
W.J.Hooker, Gen.Fil. 47B (1840)

Conservation Code: Priority Three
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 0.4-0.6 m high, sterile frond palmately divided; fertile blade spike-like; vernation not circinnate. Fl. May. Black peat. Shady sites in gallery forest, margins of creeks.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Northern Kimberley.

IBRA Subregions: Mitchell.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby-West Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.