Cyperus hamulosus M.Bieb.
Fl.Taur.-Caucas. 1:35 (1808)

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

Brief Description
Helen Coleman, Monday 14 December 1998

Annual, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.04-0.05 m high, with curry-like smell when dried; spikelets more or less terete; glumes spiro-distichous. Fl. green, Apr to May. Gravelly sandy clay, mud. Lake edge.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Great Victoria Desert, Murchison.

IBRA Subregions: Eastern Murchison, Lesueur Sandplain, Shield, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Dandaragan, Laverton, Menzies, Upper Gascoyne.