Phalaris arundinacea L. Reed Canary Grass
Sp.Pl. 1:55 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 27 August 1999

Rhizomatous, perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.5-1.5(-2) m high. Fl. green-purple-white, Dec or Jan to Apr. Pasture grass, drains, verges, disturbed sites.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Northern Jarrah Forest, Southern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Plantagenet.