Isolepis marginataCommon name: Coarse Club-rush

Meaning of name: The meaning of Isolepis is not known. Marginata is from the Latin word margo, meaning edge, border or margin.

Distribution: Occurs from Abrolhos Islands to Israelite Bay.

Description: A tufted herb to 20 centimetres tall. The flowers are borne from July to October.


References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharr. 1996.
Flora of the Perth Region. NG Marchant, JR Wheeler, BL Rye, EM Bennett, NS Lander, TD Macfarlane. 1987.