on eroding loess bank
in sown grassland
Growing in association with Plantago lanceolata. Basal sheaths seem right colours, brown at base and straw at the top. Six mm diameter culms, 140 mm long inflorescence, 1.8 m heght of plant. I forgot, it has continuous pith.
Locally common in the Pig Flat area of the Gentle Annie Track Tararua Range
Zone humide asséchée d'un petit champ
One large patch. ~1 m tall.
~1 m tall. Clumped.
Glabrous vegetation, lateral inflorescence, many flowers
Small brown flower like seeds protruding laterally. Top bracteal looks continuous with the stem.
A part of the rush family with terminal inflorescences and light to dark brown flowers in heads of 5-50. Leaves and stems are generally thicker over 1.5mm.