Sorghum plumosum (R.Br.) P.Beauv. Plume Canegrass
Ess.Agrostogr. 132,165,178 (1812)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 27 August 1999

Perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.7-3 m high. Fl. yellow-brown, Jan to Aug or Oct. Sand, clay, loam, alluvium. Swamps, claypans, watercourses, waterholes, valleys.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Cape Range, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hamersley, McLarty, Mitchell, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, Rudall, South Kimberley Interzone, Tanami P1, Trainor, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Canning, Groote, Kimberley, Pilbara (nearshore), Pilbara (offshore).

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