Cyperus brevifolius

Cyperus brevifolius

(Mullumbimby Couch)

FAMILY

Cyperaceae

Species

Cyperus brevifolius

Common name(s)

Mullumbimby Couch

Flower colour; life form

Flowers greenish. Grass-like plant to 15 cm high

Distinguishing features

Perennial not densely tufted, stems 5-40 cm long, 3-angled. Involucral bracts 2-5; flowers in dense clusters/globose of 1-3 sessile spikes, style 2-fid.

Cyperus brevifolius