Lachnagrostis filiformis

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Lachnagrostis filiformisFamily: Poaceae
Genus: Lachnagrostis
Common names: Common Blown-grass, Fairy grass
ALA reference

This species is common and widespread throughout much of Australia. The plant shown here is growing right on the edge of the reserve. Its common name derives from the way the detached seed heads form into balls that are then blown along by the wind. (October 2011)