Austrostipa variabilis (Hughes) S.W.L.Jacobs & J.Everett
Telopea 6:589 (1996)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 29 August 1997

Tufted perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.15-0.8 m high. Fl. green-purple, Aug to Dec or Jan to Feb. Sand, loam, clay, laterite. Dunes, granite outcrops.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Murchison, Nullarbor, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Dandaragan Plateau, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Mallee, Eastern Murchison, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Tallering, Western Mallee, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Bayswater, Beverley, Boddington, Brookton, Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Corrigin, Cranbrook, Cuballing, Cunderdin, Dalwallinu, Dandaragan, Dowerin, Dundas, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Goomalling, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Katanning, Kellerberrin, Kent, Kondinin, Koorda, Lake Grace, Laverton, Menzies, Merredin, Mingenew, Moora, Mosman Park, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Mundaring, Nannup, Narembeen, Narrogin, Nedlands, Northam, Northampton, Perenjori, Pingelly, Plantagenet, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Tammin, Toodyay, Trayning, Victoria Plains, Wagin, Wandering, West Arthur, Westonia, Wickepin, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, Wyalkatchem, Yalgoo, Yilgarn, York.