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Swordgrass or Red-fruit Saw-Sedge

Gahnia sieberiana

Description:

Long thin strappy leaves with dark flower heads, borne on a tall stem. Seeds red.

Habitat:

There was a lot of this grass on the edge of the walkways in Cape Hillsborough National Park. Native to Eastern Australia.

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3 Comments

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 8 years ago

You're welcome Pam :)

pamsai
pamsai 8 years ago

thanks Leanne, looks just like the one I spotted http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/157...
thanks for the ID...

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 8 years ago

Now ID'd.

LeanneGardner
Spotted by
LeanneGardner

4741, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Aug 24, 2012
Submitted on Aug 24, 2012

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