Cyperus vaginatus R.Br. Stiffleaf Sedge
Prodr. 213 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 4 November 1993

Shortly rhizomatous, tufted perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.3-2 m high. Fl. green-brown, Feb to Nov. Sand, clay, alluvium, limestone rocks. Along watercourses.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Central Ranges, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Great Sandy Desert, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Berkeley, Cape Range, Carnegie, Chichester, Eastern Murchison, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Hart, Mann-Musgrave Block, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Northern Jarrah Forest, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Perth, Roebourne, Tallering, Trainor, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Ningaloo.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Beverley, Broome, Carnarvon, Cunderdin, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Halls Creek, Karratha, Meekatharra, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Port Hedland, Sandstone, Upper Gascoyne, Wandering, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley, Yalgoo.