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Eleocharis dulcis (Burm.f.) Henschel Chinese Water Chestnut
Vita Rumphii 186 (1883)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Monday 8 November 1993

Tuberous (or stoloniferous), partly submerged, tufted perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 1-1.5 m high. Fl. white, May to Aug. Pools, billabongs, lagoons.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, Mitchell, Pentecost, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Kimberley.

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