Bulbostylis turbinata S.T.Blake
Proc.Roy.Soc.Queensland 52:56 (1941)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Monday 14 December 1998

Erect to spreading annual, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.05-0.15 m high, spikelets in a simple umbel or rarely solitary; stamens 3; nuts transversely ridged. Fl. brown, Feb to Apr. Red loam, sand, brown clay. Along watercourses, in depressions, rockholes.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Ranges, Gascoyne, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Pilbara.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Chichester, Eastern Murchison, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mann-Musgrave Block, Roebourne, Trainor.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Cue, East Pilbara, Karratha, Meekatharra, Mount Magnet, Ngaanyatjarraku, Port Hedland.