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Hairy Centrolepis - native (Centrolepis strigosa)

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Family: Centrolepidaceae (Centrolepis family).

Hairy Centrolepis is a tiny grass-like plant, that grows on wet soil e.g. on shallow depressions.


It has a general appearance of a tiny sedge. It is seldom seen in drought years.

Strigose: with stiff hairs.

Images: Wonthaggi heathlands.