Liparophyllum exaltatum

Common name: 

Erect Marsh-flower

Family: 
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory, East Gippsland (NPTWXZ) also Qld, NSW, Tas

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Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Found in still fresh water, permanent swamps or temporarily inundated depressions1

Flower description:

Yellow1

Habit:

Erect perennial typically aquatic herb1

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

Leaves are erect (not floating), matte and usually much longer than broad1

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Conservation status:

Not threatened

References:

1 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria