Eragrostis australasica (Steud.) C.E.Hubb. Canegrass
Bull.Misc.Inform.Kew 26 (1941)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 27 August 1997

Shrubby, cane-like rhizomatous, perennial, grass-like or herb, 1-3 m high. Fl. green/purple, Mar to Jul. Clayey, sometimes saline soils. Claypans, swamps, creek beds.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Coolgardie, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Mallee, Murchison, Nullarbor, Pilbara, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Carnegie, Central band, Nullarbor Plain, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Fortescue, Lateritic Plain, Lesueur Sandplain, Mardabilla, Shield, Southern Cross, Tallering, Western Mallee, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Carnamah, Carnarvon, Cue, Dowerin, Dundas, East Pilbara, Esperance, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Menzies, Mingenew, Mount Marshall, Murchison, Sandstone, Three Springs, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.