Cyperus gunnii subsp. novae-hollandiae (Boeckeler) K.L.Wilson
Wilson, K.L. (1991) Telopea 4(3): 465. Type: ?.
Large tufted perrennial sedge with triquetrous to trigonous culms which are clothed in glossy brown sheaths at the base.
Leaves up to 7 mm wide with dense marginal prickles.
Inflorescence with 5-12 primary branches up to 12 cm long. Spikelets ca. 10 in spicate to subdigitate, ca. loose, hemispherical to globose clusters of 1.2-3 cm diam.; spikelets 1-1.5 mm wide, 4-24 -flowered; rachilla narrowly winged; glume spacing 1.5-2 mm. Glumes straw coloured to red-brown, 2.1-2.7 mm long and 0.5-0.6 mm wide, slightly keeled.
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