Botanical name

Tetraria bromoides

Family

Cyperaceae
Tetraria bromoides
Tetraria bromoides
Tetraria bromoides
Tetraria bromoides
Tetraria bromoides
Tetraria bromoides

Description

Tufted perennial up to 1.5m. Leaves narrow, long and tapering, sometimes arching over; 3-sided flowering stems stand up above the leaves; flowers are clustered within large brown overlapping bracts.

Very similar to Tetraria thermalis which is more robust and has wider leaves.

Habitat

Lower slopes