Carex inversa – Common sedge, Knob Sedge

Rhizome long; shoots ± loosely tufted. Culms erect, terete, smooth, 10–50 cm long, ca 1 mm diam. Leaves shorter than culms; blade 0.7–2 mm wide; sheath dark brown, persisting as fibrous remains; ligule obtuse to rounded. Inflorescence erect, 0.7–3 cm long, with 2–6 spikes solitary at nodes; lowest involucral bracts exceeding inflorescence. Spikes sessile, ± contiguous, spreading to erect at maturity, to 1 (rarely to 1.5) cm long; all spikes gynaecandrous. Glumes acuminate to obtuse, mostly short- to long-mucronate, whitish to pale yellow-brown (rarely orange-brown) with green midrib; female glumes 2–3 (rarely to 5) mm long. Utricles broad-obovoid to ellipsoid, ± strongly several–numerous-nerved, often transversely wrinkled between nerves, 2.2–4.5 mm long, 1.0–2.1 mm diam., densely minutely hispid on narrowly winged margins and beak, green to yellowish; beak 0.3–1.1 mm long, with apex split. Anthers 0.8–1.6 mm long excluding appendage to 0.2 mm long. Style 2-fid. Nut obovoid to broad-ellipsoid, lenticular in cross section, pale to dark yellow-brown. Flowers spring–summer.

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Eucalyptus conica – Fuzzy box

Tree to 20 m tall. Bark box-type, grey or grey-brown, smooth bark whitish. Adult leaves narrowly lanceolate to lanceolate, 5.5-14 cm long, 1-2.5 cm wide, dull, green to blue-green, Inflorescences generally terminal panicles, 7-flowered. Fruits obconical, which is a distinguishing feature.

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Ehrharta stipoides – Meadow rice grass, Microlaena

Habit. Perennial. Rhizomes present, short. Young shoots extravaginal. Culms erect or geniculately ascending or decumbent, 30–75 cm high. Leaf-sheath auricles absent, or present. Ligule a fringed membrane, a ciliolate membrane, 0.3–0.5 mm long, membranous. Leaf-blades flat or involute, 2.5–25 cm long, 1–5(–10) mm wide.
Inflorescence. Inflorescence simple or compound, a raceme or spike, a congested or contracted panicle. Panicle linear, effuse, 7–19 cm long. Panicle branches capillary. Pedicels 1–15 mm long. Spikelets solitary. Female fertile spikelets pedicelled.
Fertile spikelets. Spikelets comprising 1 fertile florets, without rachilla extension, of 1 fertile floret with or without additional sterile florets, linear, laterally compressed, 15–50 mm long, breaking up at maturity. Rhachilla internodes elongated between glumes. Floret callus evident, or elongated. Glumes. Glumes two (or minute, persistent). Lower glume ovate, 0.3–3.8 mm long, 0–1 -nerved, keeled. Upper glume ovate, 0.3–3.7 mm long, 0–1 -nerved, acute. Florets. Basal sterile florets 2 or more, barren, without significant palea. Lemma of lower sterile floret 5–10 mm long, coriaceous, 1-keeled, 5–7 -nerved, awned. Lemma of upper sterile floret 8–15 mm long, awned. Fertile lemma lanceolate, 5.5–11 mm long, membranous, keeled, 5–7 -nerved. Lemma apex acute or acuminate, muticous or mucronate. Palea 0.75 length of lemma, 0–1 -nerved, 1-keeled. Lodicules present. Anthers 4. Grain with adherent pericarp.

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