Many-flowered Mat-rush, Many-flowered Mat-lily, Many-flower Mat-rush.
Lomandra multiflora subsp. multiflora.
Presence in Australia
Widespread in the drier sites of most areas in region.
This specie has been identified in the following Australian states: Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, SA, NT, WA.
Chiefly in woodland and forest, on various soils.
Rigid, tufted, perennial herb with slender to robust leaves 25-90cm long.
Early Oct to mid Mar. Monitor closely as mature seeds shed quickly.
From seed, or division of clumps.
Attracts seed-eating native birds. Food plant for caterpillars of native butterflies and moths.
Striking inflorescences. Excellent container plant. May form sparse clumps.