Native. Perennial. C3.
Family. Poaceae (Grass family).
Other names: Whalleya proluta, Homopholis proluta.
Rigid Panic resembles a Panicum, in which it was once included. Walwhalleya differs from Panicum in that the 1st glume is 0.6 to subequal to the length of the spiklet.
Walwhalleya: after R.D.B.Whalley, grassland ecologist from University of New England; proluta: wet, washed.
1: The 1st glume is almost as long as the lemma. 2: Flower spray, partly spread. Baringhup.