Eriachne ciliata R.Br. Slender Wandarrie Grass
Prodr. 184 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 28 August 1997

Slender, tufted annual, grass-like or herb, (0.07-)0.14-0.25(-0.38) m high. Fl. purple, Feb to Oct. Shallow soils over granite, laterite, sandstone or quartzite. Rocky or stony ridges or hills or gullies.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hamersley, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley, Pellew.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby/west Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.