Queensland Native Seeds

Astrebla lappacea

Scientific NameAstrebla lappacea
CategoriesGrass
Common Name(s)Curley Mitchell Grass
FamilyPoaceae

Description

"Densley tufted perennial up to ca 90cm tall; culms geniculately ascending or erect, usually branched" (Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989))

Notes

"Astrebla lappacea dominates large areas in central and north-central Qld while in southern Qld and in N.S.W. it is sometimes locally dominant but more often mixed with A.pectinata and other grasses such as Panicum, Bothriochloa and Aristida." (Simon, B.K. & Alfonso, Y. 2011. Ausgrass2)

Historical Notes

Distribution

Distribution Map | Astrebla lappacea | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

Simon, B.K. & Alfonso, Y. 2011. Ausgrass2, http://ausgrass.myspecies.info/ Accessed on 28th Sept 2019.

http://ausgrass2.myspecies.info/content/astrebla-lappacea

Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989). Flora of South Eastern Queensland, Vol. 3, Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane.