Erect, caespitose rhizomatous, perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), to 0.3 m high. Fl. green-brown, Jun or Oct to Dec or Jan to Feb. Sand, sometimes saline, silt, black peaty loam, sandy clay over granite. Estuarine areas, seasonal swamps, seepage lines, foredune flats.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Mardabilla, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Cross, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Boyup Brook, Bunbury, Busselton, Canning, Capel, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Denmark, Dundas, Esperance, Gingin, Gosnells, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kondinin, Manjimup, Murray, Northam, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, Waroona, Wongan-Ballidu, Yilgarn.