Cyperus papyrus L.
Sp.Pl. 47 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Thursday 10 September 1998

Rhizomatous, robust perennial, herb (sedge), 4-5 m high. Brown loam or black peaty sand over mud. Permanently wet sites in woodland and abandoned parkland.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Canning, Kalamunda.