Rhizomatous, robust perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 1-2.6 m high, pendulous inflorescences. Fl. red/brown, Jan to Dec (mainly Sep-Dec). Wet, black sand, waterlogged soils. Seasonal swamps, borders of lakes.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Great Sandy Desert, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Dandaragan Plateau, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, McLarty, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta Margaret River, Bayswater, Boyup Brook, Broome, Broomehill-Tambellup, Cockburn, Cranbrook, Cuballing, Dandaragan, Denmark, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Harvey, Jerramungup, Mandurah, Manjimup, Mundaring, Nannup, Nedlands, Northampton, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, Subiaco, Swan, Wanneroo, West Arthur, York.
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