Scale bar = 1cm.
Globe Kyllinga - a native (Cyperus sphaeroideus)
Family: Cyperaceae (Sedge family).
Native of eastern Australia.
Occurrence: Damp forest flats.
- the leaves are shorter than the flowering stalks
- the flowers are in a single spherical cluster
- several slender green floral bracts are longer than the flower clusters
- the flower stalks are smooth, triangular in cross section, and about 50cm high.
Globe Kyllinga. Elphinstone. 2: Chewton.
This plant was formerly classified as a Kyllinga
, hence the common name.