Fuirena incrassata S.T.Blake
Proc.Roy.Soc.Queensland 52:58 (1941)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Monday 14 December 1998

Annual, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.1-0.3 m high, perianth of 3 bristles and 3 clawed scales; scales 3-veined in basal part and thickened distally. Fl. May to Aug. Sand, sandy clay. Swamps, creek beds, claypans, semi-saline lakes.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, McLarty, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, East Pilbara, Wyndham-East Kimberley.