Fimbristylis cymosa R.Br.
Prodr. 228 (1810)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 17 November 1993

Rhizomatous, tufted perennial, grass-like or herb (sedge), 0.25-0.8 m high. Fl. brown, Feb to Jun or Sep. Alluvium, damp sand, grey sandy clay, basalt or sandstone rocks. Near the coast, on dunes or behind mangroves.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

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

IMCRA Regions: Arnhem Wessel, Canning, Kimberley.

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