Tufted perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.3-2 m high. Fl. red-brown/purple, Jan to Dec. Sand, clay, alluvium, lateritic gravel, granite, basalt. Claypans, creeks, savannas.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Central Ranges, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Hampton, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Berkeley, Cape Range, Carnegie, Central, Chichester, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Fitzgerald, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Hampton, Hart, Lateritic Plain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Northern Jarrah Forest, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Perth, Recherche, Roebourne, Rudall, Southern Jarrah Forest, Trainor, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Warren, Western Murchison, Wooramel.
IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Kimberley, Leeuwin-Naturaliste.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Ashburton, Augusta Margaret River, Boddington, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Busselton, Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Chittering, Coolgardie, Cue, Dandaragan, Dardanup, Derby/west Kimberley, Dundas, East Pilbara, Esperance, Exmouth, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Halls Creek, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Karratha, Katanning, Laverton, Leonora, Manjimup, Meekatharra, Mundaring, Murchison, Nannup, Narrogin, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Plantagenet, Port Hedland, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Toodyay, Upper Gascoyne, Wandering, Waroona, West Arthur, Williams, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley, York.
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