GEOGRAPHE COMMUNITY LANDCARE NURSERY

0429 644 885

366 Queen Elizabeth Avenue
[2 km south of the Busselton Bypass]

Busselton, Western Australia


2001- 2014
Volunteering for Biodiversity

O
VER 200 local species

for landcare and gardens

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SPECIES

Photos and information about the species we grow,
and perhaps about a few we might like to grow in the future

FAMILY

CYPERACEAE


Scientific name

Mesomelaena tetragona

Common name

Semaphore Sedge


Mesomelaena tetragona
Semaphore Sedge
Quedjinup
Photo: Richard Clark
16th January 2009




Quedjinup
Photos: Cathy Pinner
16th January 2009



Quedjinup
Photos:
Richard Clark
16th January 2009


Seed scan: Richard Clark
2nd January 2009






There is an article about the family CYPERACEAE on FloraBase here.
A note on the family CYPERACEAE in the Wikipedia.
CYPERACEAE in The Families of Flowering Plants.

A FloraBase map showing the distribution of the genus Mesomelaena in Western Australia.


References:
FloraBase

MABBERLEY, D.J. (1987/1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press.
WHEELER, J. et al (2002) Flora of the South West – Bunbury/Augusta/Denmark, Australian Biological Resources Study, University of Western Australia Press.


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