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Family Stylidiaceae

Stylidium lineare Narrow-leaf Trigger Plant

A small plant consisting of a neat tuft of small, needle-like leaves, less than 5 cm long. Slender flower stems arise from this basal rozette, and are up to 20cm long. The flowers at the top of the stems are pink.

Flowering: Late spring to summer

Habitat: sandy soils, often in very open positions on bare soil.

Distribution: Widespread in Sydney, also south coast and tablelands.

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