Austrostipa S.W.L.Jacobs & J.Everett >

Lemma glabrous or with a few scattered white hairs. Inflorescence branches whorled. Culms branching freely at the nodes
Lemma glabrous, dark coloured, c. 2 mm long; awn c. 3 cm long, strongly bent once. Panicle mostly c. 50 cm long, with whorled branches. Tufted perennial 1–2 m high. Leaf blades up to 10 mm wide. Widespread. Wet places. Fl. spring–summer. Stout Bamboo Grass Austrostipa ramosissima