Common name: Ribbon Grass
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta L. APNI*
Description: Blades longitudinally striped green and cream.
Distribution and occurrence: Grown as an ornamental, occasionally escaped or persistent in abandoned gardens. Native of Eur.
NSW subdivisions: *CC, *SC, *NT, *CT, *NWS
Other Australian states: *Tas.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs & S. M. Hastings
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 4 (1993)
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