Botanical Name: Lomandra multiflora subsp. multiflora
Meaning: Lomandra: From Greek loma meaning egde and andros meaning male referring to some species having bordered anthers. multiflora: From Latin meaning multi flowered
Habitat: Heathlands and on sandstone
Flowers: Creamy yellow
Flowering time: Spring
Sun: Grows in full sun to part shade.
Range: NSW coast, ranges and inland. All states except Tasmania. Found in The Hills Shire, generally in sandstone areas.
The strong fibrous leaves were used by indigenous people to make net bags.