Cyperus javanicus Houtt.
Nat.Hist. 2(13):Tab.88 (1782)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 4 November 1993

Shortly rhizomatous, tufted, glaucous perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.6-1.2 m high. Fl. brown, Jan to Aug. Alluvial sand, inundated clay. Pools, along watercourses.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Fitzroy Trough, Mitchell, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Derby-West Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.