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These small grassy plants were populating a shallow depression in an ephemeral wetland. About 200mm tall maximum they had shiny black flower heads and occasional black sections on the leaves or stems as well producing a striking and attractive effect. Soil was judged as very poor, coarse sandy. Zero shade.
In a newly developed nature reserve next to an ocean/bay beach.
A tufted perennial about 5-25 cm high. Flowers from Winter to January.


Date & Time

2014-10-04 03:26 PM [Melbourne]


-38.465846 , 145.17634 : 15.681 m

Near Ventnor VIC 3922, Australia


NS Observation No. 54EDA166ED2A8927710000CE
Created 2015-02-25 09:18 PM (over 4 years ago)
Created By Mark Ridgway
Updated 2015-02-25 09:21 PM (over 4 years ago)
Updated By Mark Ridgway
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