Aira caryophyllea L. Silvery Hairgrass
Sp.Pl. 1:66 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 25 May 1994

Annual, grass-like or herb, 0.07-0.4 m high. Fl. green-purple, Oct to Nov. Clay, grey sand, peat, gravel. Winter-wet claypans.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Geraldton Hills, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Boddington, Busselton, Capel, Cuballing, Dumbleyung, Goomalling, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Kondinin, Kulin, Manjimup, Murray, Narrogin, Stirling, Swan, Toodyay, Wagin, Wickepin, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, Yilgarn.