Triodia pungens R.Br.
Soft Spinifex

Reference
Prodr. 182 (1810)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Tussock-forming perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.3-2.3 m high, foliage resinous, panicle linear, dense, lemma deeply lobed, sparsely hairy. Fl. green-purple, Jan to Dec. Wide range of soils.

Helen Coleman, Descriptive Catalogue, 30 April 1998

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Central Kimberley, Central Ranges, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Tanami, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions
Augustus, Central, Chichester, Eastern Murchison, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Hart, Keep, Lateritic Plain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Pentecost, Purnululu, South Kimberley Interzone, Tanami Desert, Trainor, Western Murchison.
IMCRA Regions
Kimberley.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Meekatharra, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Sandstone, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.