Wiry Rush - native (Juncus homalocaulis)
Family: Juncaceae (Rush family).
- the leaves are solid and rise from near the base
- the culms are erect
- the outer sepals taper to a point and are longer than the inner petals, giving this rush a distinctive spiky appearance
- it usually has only one or two flower clusters
- it grows to 30cm or less.
Photos 1: Entire plant. Castlemaine. 2: Flowering branch. Rise and Shine.