Baumea preissii Nees
Lehm., Pl.Preiss. 2:75 (1846)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 2 September 1997

Rhizomatous, robust, colonising perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.2-2 m high. Fl. purple-brown-other, Jul to Dec. Silty sand, waterlogged soils. Swamps, bordering lakes and watercourses.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Busselton, Canning, Cockburn, Denmark, Esperance, Gingin, Joondalup, Manjimup, Melville, Perth, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Wanneroo, Williams.