Syst. Veg. 1: 168 (1824) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)
Densely tufted herb. Rhizome greatly branched. Leaves 24–60 cm long, 0.4–1.2 cm wide. Inflorescence with scape shorter than leaves, 2–3 mm diam., leafless or sometimes with 1 reduced leaf; pedicels c. 1 cm long. Outer perianth segments 6–8 mm long, 1.5–3 mm wide; inner perianth segments 8–13 mm long, 4–7 mm wide. Capsule (4–)5–8 mm diam., black. Flowers Oct.–Nov.
EGL, EGU, HFE. Also Qld, NSW. Relatively uncommon, occurring in open- or closed-forests in moist sheltered gullies.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Lowlands||present||native|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|
|New South Wales|
|Australian Capital Territory|